“An increasingly digital world is no longer an abstract concept; it is a reality. As a system thinker, I strongly believe that an enterprise must strive to synchronize its digital transformation strategy with a cybersecurity strategy”, as quoted by Ludmila Morozova, international cybersecurity woman influencer. It is true that we are living in a world highly driven by advanced technology. As much as the ever-evolving technology has brought us to a new level of incredible accomplishments in various spheres of our lives, the fact that it has jeopardized the safety and security of our vital data and information is undeniable. Cyber risk is one of the most significant threat encountered by individuals, major and minor conglomerates, government organizations, and many other such sectors which are majorly reliant on technology for running their essential functions. Some of the most frequently occurring cyber risks are hacking (unauthorized access), malware infiltration into other’s computer system and network, breach of privacy, vital data, trade secrets, phishing, denial of service, identity fraud, electronic fraud, cross site attacks, zero-day exploits, trojan virus, among others. In order to curb the cybercrimes, robust and comprehensive legislation has been enforced by the government of the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Fotis International Law Firm houses a team of dedicated cybercrime lawyers, clubbed with their specialization in Information Technology (IT) are able to provide an exceptional and comprehensive legal service. Our team of cyber experts have been able to proficiently and strategically assist and advice wide ranges of conglomerates on aspects like compliance with the cyber risk regulations, formulating cyber risk mitigation strategies, representing before regulatory bodies, incident response policies, represented clients on data breaches, among others. Our firm holds a successful and proven track record in ensuring that our clients are in compliance with the legal and regulatory provisions. This has helped our clients to avoid attracting unnecessary fines for non-compliance with ever-evolving legal regulations on cyber risk. In addition to assisting our clients in compliance issues, our team of cyber experts have been able to draft apt cyber risk clauses in the employment contracts, binding the employees to perform due diligence while working on their office systems and storing confidential matters. Our team of cyber risk lawyers have been a great support to various major entities in cases like protecting their trade secrets and other private data. We have also adeptly represented our clients in cases of breach of customer’s private information. Cyber risk is a sensitive matter; therefore, it requires the help of dedicated and knowledgeable legal experts to promptly come up with the required strategies to protect or a course of action in case of breach of any private data. We have a proven track record of maintaining professionalism throughout our legal service, which implies that we are always focused on delivering the best and suitable outcomes for the clients relying on us. Apart from that we have also been helpful to myriads of victims of cyber threat and have successfully upheld their cause before the courts. There is no match to our team of cyber legal experts because of their extensive experience of handling cyber risks. Their sharpness has been an asset to various clients to avoid cyber risks.