In this edition of Cordery Head to Head @ Home Cordery’s Jonathan Armstrong talks to Professor Eric Sinrod from his home in California. They reflect on recent developments with ransomware and the issues behind ransomware payments.
Jonathan talks about some of the issues to consider when contemplating paying a ransom. Some of those reasons are outlined in our alert here https://bit.ly/ransompay.
Eric talks about proposals to ban ransomware payments in the US both at a State and Federal level. There are details of the proposed Cyber Response and Recovery Act here https://bit.ly/3s3VVxv. Eric also mentions proposed legislation in New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania & Texas.
There are details of the extension to the NIS regime which Jonathan talks about here https://www.corderycompliance.com/client-alert-nis-2-directive/
You can listen to earlier TechLaw10 audio podcasts with Eric and Jonathan at www.techlaw10.com.
You can find out more about Eric here at Duane Morris LLP https://www.duanemorris.com/attorneys/ericjsinrod.html
and more about Jonathan here https://www.corderycompliance.com/our-people/jonathan-armstrong/.
You can view more Cordery Head to Head interviews here http://bit.ly/corderytv.
TechLaw10 is a 10-minute audio podcast update from U.S. lawyer Eric Sinrod (Duane Morris) and UK lawyer Jonathan Armstrong (Cordery) where they share insights on developments where technology intersects with the law in the EU and the U.S. These well-known commentators are sought out in the media for their opinions on breaking news and developing trends. Whether you are in North America or Europe, now you can hear directly from them regarding the latest technology issues at home and across the pond.