Uniondale, New York, May 27, 2015 – Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C. announced today that John J. Cooney, Esq., Of Counsel and Chair of the firm’s Cybersecurity and Data Privacy Practice Group, was featured on the television program Exploring Critical Issues Show: Data Breaches and Privacy on May 24, 2015. Exploring Critical Issues is a series hosted by Dr. Robert A. Scott, President of Adelphi University, in which he leads a panel discussion by scholars, advocates and other distinguished guests to examine important local, regional, national and global topics, including the environment, health, business, the arts, politics, law and government regulations.
This program consisted of four specialized panelists. John J. Cooney, Esq., of Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, Katherine Heaviside of EPOCH 5, Professor Mark Grabowski of Adelphi University and Kevin Edwards of Flexible Systems. The program covered the timely topic of data breaches and privacy concerns and the expert panel discussed how consumers and companies can protect themselves from internal and external threats and the rapidly changing landscape of regulations and laws.
Seen by nearly ten million households, Exploring Critical Issues has earned four Telly Awards (the cable equivalent of an Emmy) and the 2013 MarCom Gold Award for the Critical Regional Public Policy Issues Campaign. For the next two weeks, “Data Breaches and Privacy” will air in New York and Connecticut on Cablevision 29 (Long Island) and 137 (Connecticut and New York area outside of Long Island) and FiOS 296 (New York), on the airdates and times as follows:
- Friday, May 29 at 1:30 PM
- Sunday, May 31 at 7:00 AM
- Sunday, May 31 at 10:00 PM
- Monday, June 1 at 10:30 PM
- Friday, June 5 at 1:30 PM
- Sunday, June 7 at 7:00 AM
John J. Cooney serves Of Counsel to Ruskin Moscou Faltischek where he is chair of the Firm’s Cybersecurity and Data Privacy practice group. Mr. Cooney is a former United States Marine Corps officer and combat veteran of the Persian Gulf War. After serving his country, he was a software engineer on Wall Street and at Fortune 500 companies. His technical background proves particularly useful in the cybersecurity and data privacy arena, as well as in complex fraud investigations and litigation.
For more than 46 years, Ruskin Moscou Faltischek P.C., headquartered in Uniondale, has built a reputation as one of the region’s leading providers of innovative legal services. Its attorneys are practical, experienced advocates who measure their success by their clients’ success. Cornerstone groups in all major practice areas of the law are represented at the firm, including corporate & securities, financial services, commercial litigation, intellectual property, health care, real estate, employment, cybersecurity and data privacy, energy, and trusts & estates. Clients include large and mid-sized corporations, privately held businesses, institutions and individuals.