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Digital Privacy Panel Discussion

Northern District Practice Program Digital Privacy Panel Discussion

The Northern District Practice Program is presenting a Digital Privacy Panel Discussion on November 10, 2015 at the U.S. District Court Ceremonial Courtroom, 19th Floor, 450 Golden Gate Avenue, San Francisco. The Panel will discuss civil and criminal issues and will be moderated by Chris Hoofnagle, Faculty Director, Berkeley Center for Law & Technology, University of California, Berkeley, School of Law (Berkeley Law).


  • Candace Kelly, Assistant U.S. Attorney, National Security Unit
  • Tyler G. Newby, Partner, Fenwick & West LLP
  • Nick Diamand, Partner, Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP

Discussion Topics:

  • What to do if a corporate client experiences a data breach.
  • Working with the Department of Justice and other authorities.
  • Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA) — what discovery is available.
  • How will the Supreme Court decide Spokeo.
  • Who has standing to pursue digital privacy claims, what are the damages available, and how to pursue injunctive relief.
  • Recent digital privacy cases in the Northern District, and elsewhere.

Program Organizer: Joy Kruse, Practice Program Board Member, Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP

MCLE: The Northern District of California Practice Program is a State Bar of California Approved Provider. 1.5 hours of credit for attendance at this event.

There is no cost for this program. Space is limited, so please reserve your seat(s) by RSVP’ing to:

If you have any questions, you can email: