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ALFA International: 2019 Hospitality & Retail Practice Group Seminar

August 7-9, 2019
Motif Hotel

1415 5th Ave, Seattle, WA 98101

Chris Collier is moderating the panel session titled: Data Breaches and Privacy Concerns Facing the Hospitality and Retail Industry.

In this panel, presenters will highlight some of the recent data breaches in the hospitality and retail sector. These real-world examples and background details will be the jumping off point for a panel discussion focused on issues concerning internal versus external threats, financial and customer-facing impact of a hack/breach, efforts to prevent/minimize the impact, compliance and notifications/disclosures.


  • Chris Collier, Senior Partner, Hawkins Parnell & Young
  • Nick Reif, Litigation Counsel, Sherwin-Williams
  • Ernie Wetzler, Associate Counsel, Genuine Parts Company
  • Adam Russ, Lorance Thompson