November 17, 2018

Cybersecurity Issues in International Business: Exporting Pitfalls, Economic Espionage, and Cyber Issues in Intellectual Property

Davis|Kuelthau is teaming up with the Federal Bureau of Investigation to discuss legal issues that arise with increased frequency in the international economy.

FBI Special Agent Marc Dinkel will address the illicit procurement of goods via export as well as best practices and common schemes used to mislead US companies engaged in exporting. He will identify ways to meet due diligence responsibilities of business owners and the resources available to assist with compliance.

FBI Special Agent Dean Chappell will explain the cultural and practical realities of economic espionage, such as theft of trade secrets, email compromise and wire transfer interference by agents of foreign governments. Agent Chappell will share some practical advice on how to protect your company from these thefts and intrusions.

Davis|Kuelthau Intellectual Property Attorney Joseph Heino will explore the role of intellectual property laws such as trademarks, patents and copyright laws in the international arena, including discussion of the scope and applicability of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) of the European Union.

Event Location: 
Comfort Suites - Rock Garden Conference Center 1951 Bond Street Green Bay, WI 54303