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The Breakfast Serial | November

November 6, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am

Cyber security, IP Theft, and GDPR:
Digital trends affecting agencies and their clients

Join us for AAF Austin’s Morning Breakfast Serial as we examine top issues trending in the digital world affecting not only our clients, but also agencies. Hear from our panel of experts as we unpack cyber security, identity theft, IP theft and global privacy rules, how they are affecting our businesses, and what we need to do to protect ourselves and our industry moving forward.

When & Where?

Tuesday, November 06, 2018
8:00–9:30 a.m.

Caritas of Austin
611 Neches St.
Austin, TX 78701

Plenty of free parking. Breakfast included.**

Speaker #1: James Hughes


James Hughes is a senior associate in the Austin office of Norton Rose Fulbright. He advises clients on both day-to-day legal questions and litigation. He has been involved in the full lifecycle of numerous disputes, from pre-suit negotiations, initial pleadings, discovery, motion practice, judgment, appeal, and settlement.


James has litigated commercial and employment contracts, theft of trade secrets, patents and trademarks, wrongful-termination claims, and other areas of law.While acting as a prosecutor in the attorney-loan program with the City of Austin, James first-chaired five criminal-misdemeanor trials, successfully obtaining guilty verdicts in every trial.

Speaker #2: Paula Pierce

Paula is an honors graduate of Trinity University, San Antonio and South Texas College of Law, Houston. She served as briefing attorney to Texas Supreme Court Justice James P. Wallace in 1986-87.

For 15 years, she was a Managing Attorney at Texas Legal Services Center where she managed a variety of legal aid projects including a program that assisted identity theft victims with the recovery process. She is a frequent speaker and writer on identity theft.

Speaker #3: Tim Hayden

Tim Hayden has two decades of experience leading high growth technology firms and marketing agencies. Before Brain+Trust Partners, he headed marketing at Zignal Labs, a real-time media intelligence platform. He is also former head of the Mobile program at Edelman Digital in North America.

Tim has served as a catalyst for transformational change in some of the world’s leading brands, including Dell Technologies, Bacardi USA, McDonald’s, Shell Oil, Hilton Worldwide, Kraft Foods, and Walmart.

He is co-author of The Mobile Commerce Revolution (QUE Biz Tech, October 2014), lives in Austin with his wife and son, hasn’t owned a car since 2003, and sits on the boards of directors of I Live Here I Give Here and the Red Cross Serving Central and South Texas.

Thanks to our Sponsor, GSD&M!


November 6, 2018
8:00 am - 9:30 am


Caritas of Austin
611 Neches St.
Austin, TX 78701 United States
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