The Sedona Conference Working Group 11 Midyear Meeting 2017

Monday, September 18, 2017 - 8:30am to Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 1:00pm
San Diego, CA
United States

Rancho Bernardo Inn

Sunday, Sept 17, 6:00 pm to 8 pm - Welcome Reception

The 2017 Midyear Meeting of The Sedona Conference Working Group on Data Security and Privacy Liability (WG11) will be held at the Rancho Bernardo Inn in San Diego, California, on Monday-Tuesday, September 18-19, 2017. A welcome reception will be held on the evening of Sunday, September 17, from 6-8 pm.

The meeting’s focus will be on new and updated work product in need of WG11 member review and comment, including:

  • The first draft of a commentary on data security and privacy issues in civil litigation
  • The first draft of a commentary on law firm data security
  • The latest draft of a commentary on privilege in the data security litigation context
  • The latest draft of a commentary on reasonable or unreasonable data security measures
  • A brainstorming group outline on legal issues in cloud computing

In addition, the meeting will feature a federal agency roundtable. International developments in the field of data security and privacy issues will also be discussed, and the data security and privacy implications of emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence and Blockchain will be the focus of dialogue.

We have obtained a very favorable room rate for WG11 members of $239 per night, plus tax. This favorable room rate is available for three nights preceding and three nights following the meeting, subject to standard guestroom availability. Our room block expires on Friday, August 25, 2017, so please register soon while rooms are available. Complete hotel reservation details will be provided with your meeting registration confirmation.

Dialogue Leaders

Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
Dorsey & Whitney LLP

Minneapolis, MN, USA

kl gates

Washington, DC, USA

RELX Group
Berkeley Research Group LLC
Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

New York, NY, USA

Seyfarth Shaw LLP
U.S. District Court- Southern District of California

New York, NY, USA

Crowe LLP

Houston, TX, USA

Medidata Solutions, Inc.

New York, NY, USA

U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services
Hitachi Data Systems

Purchase, NY, USA

The Sylint Group

Sarasota, FL, USA

Lincoln Financial Group

Radnor, PA, USA


Chantilly, VA

Office of the Attorney General, Consumer Protection Division
Gill Ragon Owen, P.A.

Spring, TX, USA

Resolver Inc.
Wyrick Robbins Yates & Ponton LLP

Raleigh, NC, USA

Cleveland State University College of Law

Cleveland, OH, USA

Parry Law PLLC

Raleigh, NC, USA

Lockton Companies

Dallas, TX, USA

Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P.

Miami, FL, USA

Kansas City, MO, USA


New York, NY, USA

Dell Technologies

Johns Creek, GA, USA

Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency

Washington, DC, USA

Redgrave LLP

Chicago, IL, USA

Stevens & Lee

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Arnold & Porter

New York, NY, USA

Sidley Austin LLP

Washington, DC, USA