Bass, Berry & Sims attorney Janelle Waack presented a session titled, “Legal Aspects of Cybersecurity” at the Northwest Arkansas (NWA) Technology Summit that took place October 16-18. Janelle’s session focused on the legal obligations for protecting information and reporting cybersecurity incidents, including recent developments with the SEC’s proposed rules to increase reporting by public companies about cybersecurity incidents.

The NWA Tech Summit is the Heartland’s premier technology conference that serves to enhance, prepare, and diversify the NWA economy. For more information, please click here.

The Summit returned to fully in-person this year and had 1,700 attendees and 137 presenters represented. Arkansas Money & Politics featured a full recap of this year’s Summit. To read the article titled, “A Drone’s-Eye View of the 2022 NWA Tech Summit,” please click here.