Upcoming Events

August 9, 2017: Northern District of New York Bar Association CLE: The Federal Building, 100 S. Clinton St., Syracuse, NY 13261 from 8:30am – 11:30am. Hosted by Barclay Damon. Mike Mike McCartney, President of DIGITS, LLC – A Division of Avalon, is a presenter in the CLE.

June 21, 2017: Walsh Duffield Annual Benefits Seminar: Buffalo Riverworks, 11:00am – 5:30pm. Mike McCartney, President of DIGITS, LLC – A Division of Avalon, is the speaker for the session titled: Cyber Security – Trends and Threats to SMB’s. (Buffalo)

Upcoming Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Sessions.

Click here to download a flyer with an outline of the course in .PDF format.

Past Presentations include:

August 12th, 2015: WEBINAR (Buffalo)

August 26th, 2015: MOOG (Buffalo)

September 16th, 2015: WEBINAR (Buffalo)

September 29th, 2015: GILBERTI, STINZIANO, KEINTZ & SMITH (Syracuse)

September 29th, 2015: ONONDAGA COUNTY LAW DEPT (Syracuse)

October 15th, 2015: CITIZENS BANK EVENT. Keeping Fraudsters at Bay: Fraud Facts & Mitigation Techniques.

October 20th, 2015: Offices of Lightower (f/k/a Fibertech Networks), 300 Meridian Centre in Brighton.

October 22nd, 2015: 12:00 Noon at The AVANT. 200 Delaware Ave. Buffalo, NY 14202. Bond, Schoeneck & King and Jaeckle Fleischmann & Mugel Announce Combination to Form 51-Lawyer Office in Buffalo. Office located at the Avant Building – Suite 900. Website: www.jaeckle.com

October 28th, 2015: The Pierce Arrow Museum (Buffalo)

McDonald Hopkins (Cleveland, Columbus, Chicago, Miami)

Barclay Damon, (Formerly Hiscock Barclay and Damon & Morey – Buffalo, Syracuse)

January 14, 2016: IIA / ISACA IT Event:  “Cyber Security – Corporate Risks and Challenges”   Topics include Cyber Breach Landscape and over all problem,  Derivative Litigation, Transactional Risks (M&A’s), Law Department Involvement and Case Studies. (Buffalo)

January 14th, 2016:  WNY Trial Lawyers Event: Digital Discovery (Buffalo) 

February 6th, 2016:  Eyes on the Future:  Billions Spent on Data Security (WHAM 1180 Rochester) 

June 28th, 2016: “Cyber Security: Is Your Business Protected” Event from 8:00 – 9:30am at Niagara County Community College. Hosted by BBB of Upstate New York, Niagara SBDC, and Niagara USA Chamber, in partnership with Congression Chris Collins. Mike McCartney will be one of the presenters. 

September 29, 2016: Delivering Value: Solutions to Bolster Your Business: The Buffalo Club – 388 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14202. FREE event hosted by Robert Half, Brock, Schechter & Polakoff, LLP and Key Private Bank. Mike McCartney, President of DIGITS, LLC – A Division of Avalon will be a guest speaker in the seminar. 

October 19th, 2016: Life’s a Breach: Cyber Security Panel Discussion at City Grill – 384 East Avenue, Rochester, NY 14607. Hosted by Avalon Document Services & DIGITS LLC

March 23rd, 2017: WNY MUG Meeting: Cyber Security – Mike McCartney, President of DIGITS, LLC – A Division of Avalon is the guest speaker at the meeting. (Buffalo) 

March 24th, 2017: Vanguard Group Security Presentation: Mike McCartney, President of DIGITS, LLC – A Division of Avalon is the guest speaker at the event. (Buffalo)

March 27th, 2017: Buffalo Niagara ISSA Event – Foresnics & Incident Response. Pizza Plant, 7770 Transit Rd, Williamsville, NY 14221, from 6:30pm – 8:30pm. Mike McCartney, President of DIGITS, LLC – A Division of Avalon is the guest speaker at the event. (Buffalo)


Digital Forensic Presentation Outline: Computer Forensics 101: Proactive Compliance This Session focuses on the fundamentals of computer forensics analysis:

Real life case studies will be used to highlight what the computer forensic expert looks for on computers, smart phones and tablets. Identification of Electronically Stored Information (ESI) and how computer forensics is used to identify fraud as well as proactive compliance programs and regulatory inquires. You will learn what you can expect to gather from computers and smart phones whose contents become evidence in your cases.

Agenda/Objectives: Upon completion of this segment, you should be better able to:

1. Understand the practical use of Computer Forensics in Data Loss Prevention (DLP).

2. Understand what ESI is available from computers and smartphones.

3. How to implement Proactive Computer Forensics techniques into Human Resource, Regulatory, Compliance, FCPA and other regulatory, compliance and Audit Programs.

For more information regarding this presentation or other upcoming events please contact Mike McCartney at michael.mccartney@digitsllc.com