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Protecting Privacy and Improving Security in the Financial Industry and Education - Elective 3


$950 Enroll

Full course description

Instructors:  Christi Lawson, Foley & Lardner LLP; Robyn Blank, University of North Florida

Click here to watch an introduction video from Christi Lawson.

Click here to watch an introduction video from Robyn Blank.

Course Overview

This course will provide an overview of federal financial laws and regulations and provide an in depth overview of their provisions.  Privacy rights in education and regulations applicable to higher education institutions will also be covered.  Upon completion of this course, you will have greater understanding of individual fact-patterns that involve the privacy rights within the financial and education sectors.

Who Should Enroll?

Business professional with careers in higher education or the financial sector, including but not limited to managers, administrators, consultants, and IT professionals will benefit from this course.

Topics Covered

  • Overview of Financial Privacy Concepts and Laws
  • State Laws Regulating Consumer Reporting Information
  • State Laws Regulating Use of Financial Information
  • Federal Acts
  • Education Privacy
  • Sources of Privacy Rights in Education

Available Credits

6.0 CLE Credits by The Florida Bar

I understand that participation in any of the Certification programs (a) will not result in a degree from, alumni status with, or earned academic credit at Florida State University or FSU College of Law (or, to FSU's knowledge, any other institution), (b) will not be recorded on a Florida State University or FSU College of Law transcript, and (c) does not guarantee or suggest that a participant will be admitted to Florida State University, FSU College of Law, or to any other university or institution.

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