Legal Tech News and Events: August 22, 2022

Report: Third-Party Risk Management Study

With the rise of data breaches, compliance issues, and supply chain disruptions companies have learned how to protect themselves and their customers by adopting third-party risk management (TPRM) initiatives. A 2022 report called Third-Party Risk Management Industry Study shows the current state of TPRM that will shape future trends. This will help organizations check their current systems and provide a benchmark for other companies.

Key highlights of the report include:

  • 45% of respondents said that their TPRM programs are focused on IT Vendor Risk
  • 2/3 answered that executives and board members have more visibility on their TPRM programs¬†
  • 45% are using spreadsheets to assess their third parties
  • 36% are planning to upgrade or implement a TPRM solution within the next 12 months
  • 45% reported that their company has experienced a security breach connected to a third party in the last 12 months
  • 74% of those surveyed have reported on third-party data privacy and protection controls
  • 69% are concerned that their third party are exposed to security incidents due to poor vendor security practice

Event: ILTACON 2022

This week legal professionals and industry leaders will gather at Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in Maryland for ILTACON 2022. The event will run from August 21 - August 25. Sessions will include speakers from Thomson Reuters, Litera, Microsoft and Baker McKenzie.

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