Events

November 19, 2020

Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq. CIPP/US, CIPP/E presenting a Continuing Legal Education (CLE) webinar with Erie County Bar Association on Cybersecurity and Risk Transfer on November 19,  2020 from 12 -1 p.m. EST.

November 17, 2020

Daniel P. Greene, Esq. CIPP/US, CIPP/E and Allison K. Prout, Esq. will be leading a virtual training on current education laws for the Education Technology industry on November 17,  2020 from 1 -2 p.m. EST.

November 12, 2020

Myriah V. Jaworski, Esq. CIPP/US, CIPP/E will be presenting at SecureWorld Denver/Kansas City Virtual Conference on November 12, 2020 at 10:45 a.m. MST on “The Changing Legal Enforcement in Cyber and Privacy.”

November 10, 2020

Kara L. Hilburger, Esq. CIPP/US presenting on “What Online Businesses Need to Know about ADA Website Accessibility Guidelines” in webinar with Forcoda at 12 p.m. EST.

October 22, 2020

Myriah V. Jaworski, Esq. CIPP/US, CIPP/E will be presenting at SecureWorld TEXAS Virtual Conference on October 22, 2020 at 1:15 p.m. on “The Changing Legal Enforcement in Cyber and Privacy.”

October 14, 2020

Myriah V. Jaworski, Esq. CIPP/US, CIPP/E and Michael L. McCabe, Esq. CCEP will be hosting this month’s Beckage Briefing on U.S. Privacy Litigation Enforcement Trends. Join us at 12 p.m. on October 14th.

October 1, 2020

Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq. CIPP/US, CIPP/E appeared on Buffalo Business First’s Virtual Executive Forum to discuss Data Privacy & Security.

September 16, 2020

Kara L. Hilburger, Esq., CIPP/US to lead September’s Beckage Briefing on “What Businesses with an Online Presence Need to Know About ADA Website Accessibility Claims.”

August 21, 2020

Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq., CIPP/US, CIPP/E and Allison K. Prout, Esq., to present on “Addressing Cybersecurity Concerns for Remote Education” with Michael Centrone from Utica National Insurance on Wednesday, August 26th.

July 1, 2020

Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq., CIPP/US, CIPP/E will be featured in the Cybersecurity & Privacy Women’s Leadership Spotlight Series on July 15, 2020.

May 18, 2020

Daniel P. Greene, Esq., CIPP/E will be presenting on the topic of “CLE: Legal and Practical Issues Related to Reopening of Businesses” on May 19, 2020 for the Bar Association of Erie County.

April 16, 2020

Sarah L. Rugnetta, Esq., Daniel P. Greene, Esq., CIPP/E, and Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq., CIPP/US, CIPP/E, will be presenting on “How Data Security & Privacy Laws Apply to My Business” for Construction Exchange of Buffalo and WNY on April 22, 2020.

March 12, 2020

Beckage attorney joined an esteemed panel to discuss the new landscape of cyber compliance on March 11, 2020.

February 18, 2020

Jennifer A. Beckage Esq. CIPP/US, CIPP/E was recognized with the Ignite Award 2020 by the Women’s Business Center.

January 30, 2020

Daniel Greene presented at the Erie County Bar Association on January 24, 2020 on the topic of the New York SHIELD Act.

December 9, 2019

Jennifer A. Beckage Esq. CIPP/US, CIPP/E lectured at Duke University Scool of Law on the topic of “Legal Issues of Cybersecurity and Data Breach Response” on December 5, 2019.

October 23, 2019

This week Beckage PLLC attorneys Myriah Jaworski Esq., CIPP/US and Jennifer A. Beckage Esq. CIPP/US presented on the territorial scope and enforcement provisions of the GDPR to the Niagara Frontier Corporate Counsel Association.

September 12, 2019

Beckage PLLC’s Managing Director Jennifer A. Beckage Esq. CIPP/US, CIPP/E was a speaker at ROC Tech Conference on September 12, 2019.

July 16, 2019

Beckage PLLC Managing Director Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq. will be part of the panel at TechRochester’s Privacy & Security – Ask the Experts event on July 16, 2019 in Rochester, New York.

April 17, 2019

Beckage PLLC’s Managing Director, Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq., CIPP/US, CIPP/E has been chosen as a finalist for the Infotech WNY 2019 BETAS, “Women in Technology/Small-Medium Business!”

March 28, 2019

Beckage PLLC Managing Director Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq. presented “Privacy Liability” with Randy Glenn of Evans Agency at the New York Government Finance Officers’ Assoc. Annual Conference on March 28, 2019.

March 20, 2019

Beckage PLLC Managing Director Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq. to volunteer at the WNY Regional Science and Engineering Fair on March 23, 2019

February 14, 2019

Beckage PLLC Managing Director Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq. to speak at Wise Women’s Center’s “Millennial Women Entrepreneurs: New Ways, New Thinking, New Success Stories,” on March 13 in Syracuse, New York.

November 2, 2018

Beckage PLLC presents at TECHTalks about data privacy laws & their impact on innovation.

October 15, 2018

Join Beckage PLLC and a dynamic panel of speakers at TECHTalks: Innovation for the Next Generation of Technology in Buffalo on October 29. Register here:

November 18, 2020

Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq. CIPP/US, CIPP/E appearing on a virtual panel of insurance and legal experts that will explore the trends of cyber liability, the changing risk landscape caused by events like the COVID-19 pandemic, and how new technologies, such as AI, can be used to manage that risk on November 18, 2020 at 2 p.m. EST.

November 16, 2020

Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq. CIPP/US, CIPP/E and Michael L. McCabe Esq. CCEP will be leading a presentation, “Understanding What Data Security & Privacy Laws Apply to My Business,” for the Construction Exchange of Buffalo & Western NY on November 16, 2020 at 11 a.m. EST.

November 10, 2020

Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq. CIPP/US, CIPP/E is appearing on a cloud security panel with members of Google, SMP, and other top cloud security experts on November 10th at 1 p.m. EST.

October 16, 2020

Michael Cirico, Esq. & Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq. CIPP/US, CIPP/E are presenting on “CyberSecurity & Tech Management: Working Post Pandemic Expanded Landscape” at the HFMA – Region 2’s Fall Institute on October 16th at 8 a.m.

October 8, 2020

Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq. CIPP/US, CIPP/E will be presenting with the University at Buffalo Law Alumni Association and GOLD Group on “Cybersecurity Trends and Emerging Issues” for CLE credit. Join us at 9 a.m. on October 8th.

September 17, 2020

Allison K. Prout, Esq. will be presenting at the 2020 ROC Tech Conference on Thursday September 16, 2020 at 8:10 a.m. on “Data Privacy and Security Basics for Startups.” She will also be appearing on a Women in Tech panel at 11:40 a.m.

September 8, 2020

Daniel P. Greene, Esq., CIPP/US, CIPP/E is joining members of Evans Insurance Agency on Thursday September 10, 2020 at 10 a.m. to discuss “Cyber Risk: Emerging Trends and Viable Solutions.”

August 12, 2020

Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq., CIPP/US, CIPP/E and Jim Gerland, Information Technology Strategist, to host “Beckage Briefing: Web Chat – Technology Terms” on Wednesday, August 12.

June 30, 2020

Daniel P. Greene, Esq., CIPP/E to host “Beckage Briefing: Cannaprivacy and Incident Response” on wednesday July 8, 2020.

April 20, 2020

Daniel P. Greene, Esq., CIPP/E will be speaking at ISSA’s Virtual Cyber Executive Forum on May 15, 2020

March 12, 2020

Beckage Briefing: Negotiating SaaS Agreements Registration.

March 5, 2020

Andrea C. Kuettel spoke at University at Buffalo School of Law Seminar on March 5, 2020 on the topic of Protecting and Assessing Private Health Information.

February 4, 2020

Allison Prout Esq. and Daniel P. Greene Esq. CIPP/E, presented on January 16, 2020 for “The Cybersecurity Challenge in the Workplace.”

January 30, 2020

Jennifer A. Beckage Presented to the NY HIMSS on January 6, 2020 on the topic of “New York’s Changing Legal Landscape & Impact on Data Security & Privacy Programs in 2020.

October 29, 2019

Beckage PLLC’s Managing Director, Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq., CIPP/US, CIPP/E will be presenting on:”The Cybersecurity Economy: Opportunities To Build a Globally Recognized Industry Cluster” on October 29, 2019 at Partners for Workforce Transformation.

October 23, 2019

Beckage PLLC attourneys Sara Rugnetta, Esq. and Dan Greene Esq., CIPP/E Presented “Third Party Vendor Management: Some Best Practices and Legal Considerations” on October 23, 2019 at the Niagara County Tech Forum.

July 22, 2019

Beckage PLLC’s Managing Director Jennifer A. Beckage Esq. CIPP/US, CIPP/E was a STEM Cafe speaker at WNY STEM Hub’s “Girl’s Coding Project” on July 22, 2019.

April 24, 2019

Beckage PLLC Managing Director Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq. will be the Keynote Speaker at TechRochester’s 2019 Technology Woman of the Year Breakfast on April 24, 2019 in Rochester, New York.

April 12, 2019

Beckage PLLC attorney Myriah Jaworski, Esq. presented “Technology and Legal Practice” at the BAEC Life After Law School CLE on April 12, 2019.

March 20, 2019

Beckage PLLC Managing Director Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq. will be the Keynote Speaker at TechRochester’s 2019 Technology Woman of the Year Breakfast on April 24, 2019 in Rochester, New York

February 18, 2019

Beckage PLLC attorneys Jennifer Beckage and Daniel Greene were proud to attend Launch NY’s Invest Local Summit & Expo on February 5th, a great event focusing on introducing investors to local entrepreneurs.

January 7, 2019

Beckage Managing Director Jennifer A. Beckage Esq. to speak at ILTA’s LegalTech Week Jan. 29-31 in New York City.

November 2, 2018

Beckage Managing Director Jennifer A. Beckage Esq presents at Data Strategy and Governance Conference at Buffalo State College.

In The News

November 13, 2020

Beckage featured on leading Cannabis Industry blog for guest post, “What Cannabis and CBD Companies Need to Know About ADA Website & Mobile App Accessibility Claims.”

November 12, 2020

Michael L. McCabe, Esq. CCEP quoted in Law.com article “Post-Election Headache? Legal Departments on Possible Collision Course With Data Portability.”

November 4, 2020

Myriah V. Jaworski, Esq. CIPP/US, CIPP/E quoted in Law.com article “Legal Tech AI Can’t Outsmart Copyright—but Might Not Need To.”

October 15, 2020

Kara L. Hilburger, Esq. CIPP/US quoted in Advisen Front Page News article, “Online businesses face rapid growth in website accessibility ADA claims.”

October 14, 2020

Allison K. Prout, Esq. was interviewed live on WGRZ-TV’s Wednesday Evening Town Hall on Twitter’s recent cyber attack.

October 9, 2020

Myriah V. Jaworski, Esq. CIPP/US, CIPP/E quoted in Law.com article “Despite Patchwork Regulatory Landscape, Companies Aren’t Backing Away From Biometric Identifiers.”

September 28, 2020

Beckage donates 20 Chromebooks to Persistence Prepatory Academy in Buffalo in support of STEM initiatives.

September 22, 2020

Allison K. Prout, Esq. nominated for Tech Rochester Emerging Technology Professional Woman of the Year Award.

September 22, 2020

Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq. CIPP/US, CIPP/E nominated for Tech Rochester Technology Woman of the Year Award.

September 21, 2020

Sarah L. Rugnetta, Esq., CIPP/E featured in HealthTech Magazine for her article, “Simulate an IT Emergency to Measure Your Readiness.”

September 9, 2020

Myriah V. Jaworski, Esq., CIPP/US, CIPP/E was quoted in a Law.com article “Do Employers Need—Or Just Want—Extended CCPA Exemptions?”

September 4, 2020

Allison K. Prout, Esq. was interviewed by WGRZ-TV on cybersecurity concerns for the 2020 school year.

September 1. 2020

Myriah V. Jaworski, Esq., CIPP/US, CIPP/E named Upstate New York Super Lawyer Rising Star in ‘Civil Litigation: Defense’ category for second year in a row.

September 1. 2020

Jennifer A. Beckage Esq., CIPP/US, CIPP/E named sole Upstate New York Super Lawyer in ‘Technology Transactions ’ category for second year in a row.

September 1. 2020

Sarah L. Rugnetta Esq. certified as Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E).

August 24, 2020

Myriah V. Jaworski Esq., CIPP/E, CIPP/US quoted in Law.com article “Privacy Shield Replacement Likely, But Not Long for This World.”

August 10, 2020

Beckage recently obtained full dismissal with prejudice of a Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) putative class action against a client. Beckage’s Myriah Jaworski Esq., CIPP/E, CIPP/US discusses this result in a Law360 article.

August 9, 2020

Nicole Smith, Esq. was featured in ISSA Journal for her article “Quantum’s Potential Impact on Blockchain Computing.”

July 14, 2020

Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq., CIPP/US, CIPP/E was highlighted as a Make-A-Wish America Volunteer for her contributions to the Make A Wish Program.

July 9, 2020

Sarah L. Rugnetta, Esq. was featured in HealthTech magazine for her article “Simulate an IT Emergency to Measure Your Readiness.”

June 30, 2020

Beckage Joins the BNMA COVID-19 Task Force.

June 30, 2020

Daniel P. Greene, Esq., CIPP/E was quoted by Law 360 for the article “Uncertainty Surrounds Privacy Compliance, Enforcement With NY SHIELD Act.”

May 19, 2020

Daniel P. Greene, Esq., CIPP/E Presented for Avalon on May 14, 2020 on the topic of COVID-19 Complications: Cyber and Litigation Preparedness.

April 10, 2020

Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq., CIPP/US, CIPP/E, and Daniel P. Greene Esq. CIPP/E presented at Cybersecurity For Remote Work on April 9, 2020.

April 10, 2020

Daniel P. Greene, Esq., CIPP/E helped launch WNY Feed The Frontlines with the support of Beckage PLLC.

March 31, 2020

Jennifer A. Bekcage, Esq., CIPP/US, CIPP/E was interviewed by the Buffalo Law Journal for the article “You might not want to open that COVID-19 email” On March 27, 2020.

March 26, 2020

Beckage PLLC’s Attorneys Named Upstate New York Super Lawyers and is the Only Law Firm Recognized for its Technology Transactions Practice.

March 26, 2020

Beckage PLLC Recently Certified as a Women-Owned Business.

March 26, 2020

Beckage Urges NYS AG To Delay SHIELD Act Enforcement

August 15, 2019

Jennifer A. Beckage Esq. CIPP/US, CIPP/E has been recognized as a Top 10 Innovative Alumni by University at Buffalo School of Law.

July 26, 2019

Beckage PLLC’s Managing Director Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq. CIPP/US, CIPP/E is featured in an article as one of UB School of Law’s Innovative Alumni

July 1, 2019

Beckage PLLC’s Myriah Jaworski, Esq., CIPP/US, CIPP/E has been quoted in the Legaltech News re: the GDPR one-year mark.

July 1, 2019

Beckage PLLC’s Daniel Greene, Esq., CIPP/E was quoted in a great article by Frank Ready in LegalTech News.

May 9, 2019

Beckage PLLC’s Managing Director, Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq., CIPP/US, CIPP/E is the winner of Infotech Western New York, BETA Award for Woman in Technology – Small and Medium Business

April 17, 2019

Beckage PLLC’s Daniel Greene, Esq., CIPP/E quoted in a great article by Daniel Parisi about sneaker bots.

October 9, 2018

Jennifer A. Beckage awarded 2018 Buffalo Business First Women of Influence Award

October 9, 2018

New York Firm Launches With Novel Cybersecurity Mandate: Get Technical

October 9, 2018

Beckage PLLC Focuses on Data Security.

October 9, 2018

All-female Law Firm Takes Aim at Cybersecurity, Data Breaches.

October 9, 2018

Diving In: Inside the Evolution of Law Firm Cybersecurity Practices.

September 7, 2018

Beckage PLLC expands by adding Myriah Jaworski, Julie Bastian and Kara Hilburger to its team.

Press Releases

December 1, 2020

Jordan L. Fischer, Esq., CIPP/US, CIPP/E, CIPM Joins Beckage To Lead its Global Data Privacy Practice

October 8, 2020

Beckage PLLC’s Attorneys Named Upstate New York Super Lawyers and is the Only Law Firm Recognized for its Technology Transactions Practice

September 15, 2020

Beckage Continues Expansion with San Diego Office, Addition of New Members to Growing Privacy Litigation Team

March 26, 2020

Beckage Urges NYS AG To Delay SHIELD Act Enforcement

March 9, 2020

Beckage PLLC Recently Certified as a Women-Owned Business

January 7, 2020

Beckage Team Expands Privacy Compliance Practice With Addition of Leading Privacy Attorneys

September 4, 2019

Beckage’s Attorneys Named Upstate New York Super Lawyers and is the Only Law Firm Recognized for its Technology Transactions Practice

June 25, 2019

Beckage is excited to welcome Sarah L. Rugnetta, Esq. to the team!

April 16, 2019

Beckage’s Managing Director Jennifer A. Beckage, Esq., CIPP/US, CIPP/E named to Incident Response 30 list for the second year in a row!

September 7, 2018

Attorneys Launch Beckage To Focus On Technology & Business Growth.