Many businesses have a New York presence or are potentially collecting biometric information from New York residents. Maybe the passing of a New York biometric law is in fact the reason that businesses determine to roll out biometric policies on a nationwide basis.Myriah V. Jaworski, Esq., CIPP/US, CIPP/E,
Beckage Litigation Team Lead
Jordan L. Fischer, Esq., has been named to the 2021 Pennsylvania Rising Stars list for outstanding lawyers 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less. This is her third straight year, appearing on this list. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.
Fischer leads Beckage’s Global Privacy team where she represents clients in cross-border data management, creating cost-effective and business-oriented approaches to cybersecurity, data privacy and technology compliance. She practices in several jurisdictions throughout the United States in both state and federal courts, as well as internationally in both Europe and Asia.
At Beckage, she provides counsel to clients on a wide variety of regulatory requirements, including the General Data Protection Regulation and implementing member state law, the California Consumer Privacy Act, the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Driver’s Privacy Protection Act, biometric data laws, global data breach standards, and federal and state unfair business practices acts. She also provides counsel on a variety of security and privacy frameworks, including the International Standards Organization 27001 and 27701, the National Institute of Standards and Technology cyber and privacy frameworks, and the Payment Credit Card Industry Data Security Standard.
Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive, and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys.
Beckage is a women-owned law firm that focuses on technology, data security, and privacy. Our attorneys counsel clients on matters pertaining to data security and privacy compliance, litigation and class action defense, incident response, government investigations, technology intellectual property, and emerging technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), digital currencies, Internet of Things (IoT) devices, and 5G networks. Beckage has offices from California to New York. Learn more at Beckage.com
Contact: Brendan Kennedy
What a year 2020 has been! We would like to thank everyone who helped make this unprecedented year a successful one. In lieu of traditional gifts this year, we have decided to direct our gratitude towards the following organizations in cities we call home for their efforts in encouraging education and innovation in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) – particularly for girls and young women:
The mission of WNY STEM Hub is to engage learners across Western New York to cultivate a love of STEM learning and curiosity about STEM careers by mobilizing key community partners in developing transformational programs that initiate a lifelong passion for science, technology, engineering and math.
Geeks Rule promotes the study of and engagement with science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) among underserved youth. Based in New York City, Geeks Rule’s vision is to eliminate the racial, gender, and socioeconomic gap in the STEM fields in order to meet the growing need of STEM professionals thought mentoring programs in major cities across the United States
Founded in 2016, Esteem Girls Inc. is emerging as a ground-breaking opportunity for girls, specifically those from under-resourced communities and minority girls, in the Philadelphia metro area. Esteem Girls Inc.’s mission is to help address the local statistics, national trends, and standardized test scores in STEM, which are dramatically lower across young female students in Philadelphia public schools.
San Diego STEM Ecosystem’s mission is to create a San Diego where every learner is at the center of a rich ecosystem of connected STEM learning opportunities and STEM-supportive individuals. San Diego STEM Ecosystem offers specialized programs tailored specifically to Women in STEM, children under 8, and students in grades K-12.
The Mission of the Rochester Museum & Science Center is to inspire a better future for all through curiosity, exploration, and participation in science, culture, and the natural world. RMSC helps foster enthusiasm for STEM fields by curating hands-on (and minds-on) exhibits, in-person and virtual field trips for local schools, and science, technology, engineering, and math-focused summer programs for eager young learners.
On behalf of everyone at Beckage, we wish you and your family a safe and happy holiday season. We hope to be reunited with you in the New Year!
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