CANCELED--Lunch & Learn -Ransomware: What it is and how to protect your company

CANCELED--Lunch & Learn -Ransomware: What it is and how to protect your company
. Please Note --> This is a Past Event!! .

Date: 3/28/2017
Time: 12:00 PM TO 1:30 PM

Dutch's Daughter, Inc.
581 Himes Ave
Frederick, MD 21703

(301) 662-4164

Event Description:

Almost all businesses have a secure firewall and active anti-virus protection. Even with those security features in place, your company can still fall victim to ransomware. Hacking for ransom is a growing cyber threat to business. Ransomware is a type of software that hackers use to hold data hostage by blocking access to file unless business owners agree to pay the ransom.

This seminar will empower business owners with the knowledge they need to survive a ransomware attack.


Frank R. Goldstein is the current Chair of the Business Law Section of the Frederick County Bar.  A former partner at both DLA Piper and Sidley Austin, he now focuses on corporate finance, business organization, mergers and acquisitions, and the general representation of businesses.


Deke Gaeng is a Risk Management Specialist working with businesses to develop Ransomware avoidance strategies and insurance programs at BB&T Frederick Underwriters.

Karen Guthrie, p
reviously a small business owner and in-house lawyer for several Fortune 500 companies, including Sprint and Time Warner Cable, now concentrates her practice on employment and business law.  

Michelle Leveque is the Founder and principal of Leveque Intellectual Property Law, P.C., has 25 years experience in intellectual property matters, including Patent Office prosecution, trademarks, and licensing. In addition to her law degree, Michelle also has a degree in electrical engineering. 


$25  Chamber Members
$25  BAFC Members
$40  Non-Members 

Registration is required for this event. 
. Your reservation will not be confirmed until payment is received and you receive email receipt. If you don't receive a confirmation email, please call us before the registration deadline to check the status of your registration 301.662.4164 ext 1. Refunds will not be issued for cancellations.



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