About UsInformation Strategy

Kilpatrick Townsend helps its clients protect their most important assets and values. The firm’s Cybersecurity, Privacy & Data Governance Practice takes a comprehensive, multidisciplinary, and integrated approach to: 

  • Global privacy, cybersecurity and data governance counseling, risk management and program design and development
  • Response to all manner of incidents and threats relating to the confidentiality, availability and integrity of information
  • Conducting investigations and preventing and resolving consumer and business disputes and regulatory concerns
  • Coordinating with litigators on the cybersecurity, privacy and data governance aspects of disputes
  • M&A and other transactional support on privacy, cybersecurity and data governance issues
  • Drafting and negotiating commercial contracts and developing organizational programs regarding data-sharing and data rights
  • E-commerce–related strategies and compliance

More about our practice here: : Cybersecurity, Privacy & Data Governance

Knowledge assets are defined in the study as confidential information critical to the development, performance and marketing of a company’s core business, other than personal information that would trigger notice requirements under law. For example,
The new study shows dramatic increases in threats and awareness of threats to these “crown jewels,” as well as dramatic improvements in addressing those threats by the highest performing organizations. Awareness of the risk to knowledge assets increased as more respondents acknowledged that their