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New Territories Podcast— Ep 8: SIM Swap — A Litigator’s Standpoint


New Territories Podcast— Ep 8: SIM Swap — A Litigator’s Standpoint

Litigation lawyer Rebecca Rettig of FisherBroyles’ Litigation Department shares the simple fact sample of SIM swapping.

What is the New Territories Podcast?

The New Territories Podcasts hosted by Joyce Lai is a Brooklyn Challenge initiative that capabilities discussions with sector assumed leaders checking out the intersection of legislation, policy, blockchain certification technological know-how and more.

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Episode 8: SIM Swap — A Litigator’s Point of view

A specific style of hacking incident typically referred to as “SIM Swapping,” is progressively popular. In this episode, we discover from Rebecca Rettig, a litigator who has worked on crypto instances given that the early days, about the normal reality sample in these incidents and how we can greater shield ourselves. We also understand what 1 can do if you are an unfortunate victim of these types of a crime. She also explains what is commonly in a buyer service’s agreement involving a consumer and a telecommunications conglomerate.

In this episode, Joyce Lai and Rebetta Rettig discuss:

  • What happens in a normal “SIM Swapping” incident?
  • What governs the marriage involving an particular person purchaser and a telecommunications company?
  • What is a TelCo’s responsibility?
  • What are the suitable provisions of the client arrangement?
  • What is an arbitration clause?
  • The the latest Michael Turpin circumstance and no matter if what occurred in that case is typical.
  • How does a single value stolen crypto?
  • What can a single do if they are hacked?

About the Guests:

Rebecca Rettig

Rebecca Rettig is a partner in FisherBroyles’ Litigation Division and its FinTech & Blockchain follow group. She was at the law organization of Cravath, Swaine & Moore. SDNY Decide Catherine Forrest, presided around the Silk Road case.

About Joyce Lai, Host of New Territories

Joyce Lai functions at the intersection of legislation and technological innovation at ConsenSys along with the blockchain certification industry’s brightest builders and other experts who get fantastic pride in making a decentralized potential. Via the Brooklyn Challenge, a ConsenSys “open-source” general public coverage initiative, she allows the earth acquire a deeper appreciation of how the software of ahead-pondering policy to blockchain certification know-how can provide a favourable impact. Prior to ConsenSys, she used many a long time in non-public observe advising financial investment advisers at Seward & Kissel LLP in New York.

Joyce obtained dual undergraduate degrees in biology and economics from UC Davis and her J.D. from Fordham College Faculty of Regulation. Joyce speaks usually on topics involving blockchain certification technologies, polices, public policy, and other legal issues.

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Disclaimer. The sights, facts, and thoughts expressed are only individuals by the creator higher than do not necessarily depict the sights of Consensys AG. They are meant for informational reasons only, are not intended to provide as a recommendation or investment tips to get or market any securities, cryptoassets, or other economical products.

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