SCL Cyber Security Masterclass 2022 - Tuesday 1 March 2022, London

When: 01/03/2022

You need to register with us or sign in to your existing account in order to book an event unless the event is free of charge. Please follow the booking instructions below.

Non-member: £234.00
Professional member: £150.00

Hosted and sponsored by Reed Smith LLP
@computersandlaw @reedsmithllp

Date: Tuesday 1 March 2022
Time: 1.00 pm - 5.00 pm
Venue: Reed Smith, Broadgate Tower, 20 Primrose St, London EC2A 2RS. Map

Please note: This event will take place in person subject to the public health guidance at the time. Please see the COVID requirements below.

Cynthia O’Donoghue
, SCL Trustee, Partner, Reed Smith LLP

Speakers to include:
Lee Gluyas
, Partner, CMS

The half-day masterclass event will include a live ‘real time’ ransomware attack scenario. 

Following that scenario, there will be a discussion about forensic investigations and the 4 ‘Cs’ (collaboration, cooperation, coordination and communication) when trying to contain and respond to a cyberattack. 

In addition there will be a panel discussion about legal crisis management and the other legal issues arising from a cyber breach, such as cyber insurance, reputational, supply chain, data protection and disputes.  

COVID requirements

Prior to attending this event in person, please ensure you take an NHS COVID-19 self-test (rapid antigen test) within 24 hours. You can order these tests from the NHS directly and record your results here.

If you receive a positive result, do not attend the event and instead follow the relevant NHS guidelines.

Additionally, please do not attend if you answer YES to any of the below:

Have you had close contact with:

  1. any person diagnosed with COVID-19;
  2. any person seeking medical care or testing for suspected COVID-19; or
  3. any person exhibiting the symptoms associated with COVID-19 (see above) within the last 14 days?

Close contact means being within 6 feet of such person for a prolonged period of time or having direct contact with infectious secretions (e.g., being coughed on). It also includes any family member even if that person has been in isolation within your home. 

Masks must be worn on entry and exit to the building, in communal areas, in lifts and can be removed when at the event room on level 33.

Collection of passes and badges
Guests to collect their passes on the ground floor at the Reed Smith table and proceed up to level 32 directly. If there is a queue on entry/collection of passes, please wait outside the building for space to clear before entering. Similarly, if there is a queue at the escalators; barriers or lifts, please be mindful of other guests and give space accordingly.

Administration notes:
The cost of attendance at this meeting is £125 + VAT (£150) for SCL members and £195 + VAT (£234) for non-members. Bookings can be made online or you can email to make your booking and request an invoice.

Concessionary places are available on request. To apply for a concessionary place please email 

VAT invoices will be issued to all delegates.

Fees can be paid by cheque (cheques should be made payable to "Society for Computers and Law"), Mastercard, Visa or bank transfer. All invoices for attendance at this meeting must be paid within 30 days of the invoice date or prior to the date of this event whichever is the earlier.

Non-members wishing to join the Society are entitled to membership of the Society valid for 12 months from the date of payment including full access to the content of the SCL web site, 6 copies of the SCL magazine "Computers & Law" plus notification of future SCL events. The cost of an annual SCL membership is £145.00. If you have any queries about SCL membership please contact the SCL office on Tel: 0117 904 1242 or Email:

Free membership for trainee lawyers and UK students: SCL provides free membership for trainee lawyers until qualification and for UK students in full-time education with a valid email address. Student members are eligible to attend SCL events at concessionary rates where a fee is applicable. Trainee members are entitled to attend SCL events at the standard members' rate (the concessionary rate for UK students in full-time education does not apply). Trainees and UK students in full-time education can apply to join SCL for free by emailing

Please note the booking terms and conditions which apply to SCL events: Application online or by email constitutes a firm booking and an undertaking to pay the event fee. As this event will also be recorded - cancellations will not be accepted.

It may be necessary for reasons beyond the control of the Society for Computers and Law to change the content/timing of the programme and/or speakers.

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