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The Time to Hire Privacy Experts Was Yesterday

Each week, the Law.com Barometer newsletter, powered by the ALM Global Newsroom and Legalweek(year) 2021, brings you the trends, disruptions and shifts our reporters and editors are tracking through coverage spanning every beat and region across the ALM Global Newsroom. The micro-topic coverage will not only help you navigate the changing legal landscape, but also prepare you to discuss these shifts with thousands of legal leaders at the new year-long virtual series Legalweek(year). This week, TRU founder and CEO Jared Coseglia was quoted and provided his market knowledge to the newsletter.

Jared Coseglia, founder of legal staffing agency TRU Staffing Partners, told Law.com that many in-house attorneys consider contract workers or new full-time hires a more preferable alternative to outside counsel or consulting firms since the latter “are too damn expensive. Bottom line.” He added, “Do you really need a six-year associate from an Am Law top 50 doing your policy revisions? Some people say absolutely. Some people say ‘I’ll bring in a contract worker.’”

Especially with the amount of general coverage given to privacy issues recently, it’s a public relations consideration. That, notes TRU’s Coseglia, could help squeeze a few more dollars out of the budget to cover these emerging privacy issues. “[Privacy's] value is beginning to supersede just compliance. It’s beginning to now affect the brand and as that evolves, that’s the business that you want to be in if you want to have a major career,” he said.

Read the full article HERE!

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Attention privacy pros! TRU founder and CEO Jared Coseglia will moderate an all-star panel (Jutta Williams, Twitter; Zoe Philippides, Anthem Inc.; Dennis Sanchez, HP) titled "Healthcare Technology and the Increasingly Important Role of Privacy Professionals” at IAPP's PSR Conference on October 22 at 3:45pm PT.

Thrust once again into the limelight by COVID-19, the intersection of healthcare concerns, data privacy, consumer rights, and in many instances, human rights have meaningfully captured social consciousness and, in turn, captured corporate consciousness. “Alexa, remind me to take my heart medicine at 3pm.” Led by cutting-edge industry thought leaders, this panel will cover the conversation surrounding product creation that leverages healthcare and HIPAA-protected data, and its intersection with our everyday lives. From smart-home technology to the role of social media in the COVID-19 response, we will discuss proactive efforts to monetize and build trust with customers, inspired by product creators who have enticed the public with apps and goods that involve the collection and processing of data related specifically to healthcare. Join us for a deep dive into the risks and rewards of gathering, using, and wielding this data, and the precedent being set for future privacy laws.

Learn more about the conference, peruse the sessions, and register for IAPP PSR HERE!

Friday, 22 October 2021, 15:45
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TRU founder and CEO Jared Coseglia will rejoin Relativity's David Horrigan for a reprise/update of their rapid-fire Q&A session at Relativity Fest at 8:15am on Tuesday, October 5. This iteration will is called "ACEDS Presents Coseglia & Horrigan on the Data Discovery Job Market." Jared will also join David for the State of the E-Discovery Union session at noon on Monday, October 4. Register for the conference HERE!

Tuesday, 05 October 2021, 09:00
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The State of the Privacy Market: Q3 2021

A year and a half into the pandemic, privacy is not slowing down. With new privacy issues emerging from vaccination certificates to remote working and schooling, not to mention the constant drumbeat of new privacy laws and regulations in U.S. states and countries around the globe, privacy is more central than ever. These developments intersect with momentous changes in the job market, as employees search for and often do their jobs from home. In this live session, IAPP Vice President and Chief Knowledge Officer Omer Tene chats about the state of the privacy and legal job markets with TRU founder and CEO Jared Coseglia and Susan Hintze, Partner and Founder of Hintze Law, a boutique law firm focused exclusively on privacy and security. The discussion will focus on the state of the privacy market in Q3 2021. How has the digital transformation affected searching, networking, interviewing and performing privacy jobs? What are the trends in contract and full-time positions in privacy programs? Register for this free LinkedIn Live event HERE!

Wednesday, 29 September 2021, 13:00