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Information Security 
March 15, 2016
 
Eric Blank teaching Outside Vendors & Information Security at Whatcom College on March 15, 2016.  On Tuesday, March 15, 2016, from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM, Eric Blank is teaching “Outside Vendors & Information Security”, the third of a three-part series on cyber security. 
 
This third session addresses how small business owners should evaluate and contract to protect themselves against information security concerns centered on outside vendors, such as those providing data storage, connectivity, payroll and accounts receivable support.  The course is presented at Whatcom Community College in Bellingham (Washington).  For more information, please visit www.whatcom.ctc.edu, or contact Blank Law + Technology. 
 
Eric Blank speaks regularly at public and private events on issues relating to information security and retrieval; contact Blank Law + Technology for more information.
Information Security for the Small Business 
April 12, 2016
 
From 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM, Eric Blank is teaching “Information Security for the Small Business". 
 
Are you a business owner or manager who knows your company should take steps to protect your digital information, but just aren't sure where to start? This course provides an introduction to the most common elements of information security for small businesses. Building from the paradigm business information infrastructure, we'll examine the ten essentials of security, from virus filtering to computer use agreements, and provide examples and case studies of each. The course is presented at Whatcom Community College in Bellingham (Washington).  For more information, please visit www.whatcom.ctc.edu, or contact Blank Law + Technology. 
 
Eric Blank speaks regularly at public and private events on issues relating to information security and retrieval; contact Blank Law + Technology for more information.

Safety on the Information Superhighway: A Checklist for Your Web Presence

May 10, 2016

 

From 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM, Eric Blank is teaching “Safety on the Information Superhighway: A Checklist for your Web Presence", the second of a three-part series on cyber security. 

 

This second session provides an overview of what you need to know to keep your business website and online information safe, and leave with a comprehensive checklist of best practices for avoiding security, regulatory, and legal concerns. You'll learn how to be alert for trademark and copyright violations, violations of laws limiting information gathering, the biggest pitfalls facing online merchandising, and how to handle security threats and threats to reputation. The course is presented at Whatcom Community College in Bellingham (Washington).  For more information, please visit www.whatcom.ctc.edu, or contact Blank Law + Technology. 

 

Eric Blank speaks regularly at public and private events on issues relating to information security and retrieval; contact Blank Law + Technology for more information.

Best Practices for Moving Your Business to the Cloud

June 7, 2016

 

From 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM, Eric Blank is teaching “Best Practices for Moving Your Business to the Cloud”, the last of a three-part series on cyber security. 

 

Willingly or unwillingly, businesses are entering the post-infrastructure era by moving their data storage, applications, and processes to the cloud. How does this affect security? What contract terms are essential to a successful transition and going-forward business relationship? What are the most common mistakes and how are they best avoided? Join us to get these questions answered and set your business on a "best practices" footing. The course is presented at Whatcom Community College in Bellingham (Washington).  For more information, please visit www.whatcom.ctc.edu, or contact Blank Law + Technology. 

 

Eric Blank speaks regularly at public and private events on issues relating to information security and retrieval; contact Blank Law + Technology for more information.