Locke Lord Partner Laura L. Ferguson Featured on Behind the Lines: The Houston Lawyer Podcast

September 14, 2023

Laura L. Ferguson, Partner in Locke Lord’s Houston office, was featured on an episode of Behind the Lines: The Houston Lawyer podcast. The episode focuses on the client-centered approach and addresses privilege and privacy. Ferguson discusses laws relating to cybersecurity, privacy and data breaches, how AI impacts these areas and the related ethical obligations. She also provides insight regarding how companies and law firm managers can protect themselves from cybersecurity threats.

“There are so many things that can be done to protect companies from data breaches,” Ferguson said. “Some of the main things that come up in my breach response work is the need for implementation of endpoint monitoring, multifactor authentication, employee education and training, installing security patches and ensuring admin accounts avoid simple passwords.”

Listen to the full Behind the Lines: The Houston Lawyer podcast.