Partner Al Saikali will be discuss the new California Consumer Privacy Act and biometric privacy laws at two upcoming events. First, Saikali will present “The California Consumer Privacy Act: Our First ‘Federal’ Privacy Law?” at the Privacy + Security Forum in Washington, D.C., October 4, 2018. He will be joined by co-presenters Debra Farber, director of privacy strategy for BigID, and Travis LeBlanc, of Boies Schiller Flexner LLP.
On October 11, Saikali will present “U.S. Privacy Law Update: Biometric Laws and CA Consumer Privacy Act of 2018,” for the Omaha chapter of IAPP KnowledgeNet.
Saikali also recently presented, “Beyond the California Consumer Privacy Act: “Competing” Privacy Rules and Whether Any Might Become a National Standard,” a webinar for the Practising Law Institute. His co-presenters were Gail L. Gottehrer of Akerman LLP, Ronald J. Hedges of Dentons US LLP, and Kenneth J. Withers, executive director of The Sedona Conference. The webinar is available on-demand to PLI members.
Saikali is Chair of Shook’s Privacy and Data Security Practice Group.