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Steptoe Cyberlaw Podcast, Episode #39: An Interview with Tom Finan

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Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 11:51 AM

Our guest today is Tom Finan, Senior Cybersecurity Strategist and Counsel at DHS’s National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD), where he is currently working on policy issues related to cybersecurity insurance and cybersecurity legislation.  Marc Frey asks him why DHS, specifically NPPD, is interested in cybersecurity insurance, what trends they are seeing in this space for . . .
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Steptoe Cyberlaw Podcast, Episode #38: An Interview with Shaun Waterman

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Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 4:30 PM

Our guest for the podcast is Shaun Waterman, editor of POLITICO Pro Cybersecurity. Shaun is an award-winning journalist who has worked for the BBC and United Press International; and an expert on counterterrorism and cybersecurity. We begin as usual with the week’s NSA news. NSA has released its second privacy transparency report. We’ve invited Becky Richards, NSA’s privacy and civil liberties . . .
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Steptoe Cyberlaw Podcast, Episode #34: An Interview with Dr. Phyllis Schneck

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Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 2:38 PM

Our guest this week is Dr. Phyllis Schneck, the Deputy Undersecretary for Cybersecurity for the Department of Homeland Security’s National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD).    She and Marc Frey, Senior Director in Steptoe’s DC office and former Chief of Staff at DHS’s Office of Policy Development, discuss the status of cybersecurity legislation and DHS’s highest . . .
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The Return of Practical Obscurity?

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Friday, March 29, 2013 at 4:24 PM

The European Union has begun consideration of a new Data Protection Directive that is intended to protect personal information from uwarranted disclosure by corporations or governments.  Among the more controversial aspects of the proposal is the idea of a “Right to be Forgotten” — that is a right to require data holders (like, say, Google) . . .
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