Avoid a Data Breach

$75 Members / $95 Future Members

Every business maintains critical data, so data privacy and security is extremely important. Not only is the risk of leaks high in this age of technology, but so is the risk of your assets being transferred and getting locked out of essential files.

Join us for a 60-minute crash course on effectively defending your data and learn the basics of good data privacy and security, best practices and how to identify risks.

What Will Be Covered:

  • Types of data most at risk of being stolen, disclosed, or locked up, including highly sensitive data (e.g. Social Security Numbers, financial information)
  • Applicable laws in data handling (you might be surprised by how many apply to you!)
  • Implementing a viable data privacy and security policy
  • Practical steps to reduce your risks and exposure

Expert Presenter:
Charles RussmanCharles M. Russman, CIPP/US, is an attorney with Bodman Law. As chair of Bodman’s Data Privacy and Security Practice Group, he oversees a talented team of attorneys helping clients of every industry sector and size to defend their data. Charles regularly assists clients by providing practical and easy to use counsel on all aspects of data privacy and security.


One (1) credit for the MI Chamber Basic or Advanced Human Resource Compliance AND Tax Policy and Finance Compliance Certification Program.
One (1) credit under the guidelines of the Michigan State Board of Accountancy.
One (1) HR (General) recertification credit hour for PHR, SPHR and GPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute.
One (1) PDC for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP.