New York, NY, October 28, 2014 – (FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE) - Scarinci Hollenbeck is pleased to announce that Partner Fernando M. Pinguelo (CIPP/US), Chair of the firm’s Cyber Security & Data Protection, Crisis Management and eDiscovery Groups, has been selected to serve as a panelist for the Innovation in E-Discovery Conference. The Conference, organized by Sandpiper Partners – a leading global conference organizer – will be held on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 in New York City at The Yale Club, 50 Vanderbilt Avenue from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. His panel’s presentation, titled ‛Net, ‛Net, ‛Net: BYOD, the Cloud, Privacy, Cyber and Data Protection, will address the challenges that new technologies and competing privacy rights pose on electronic discovery. Fernando’s fellow panelists include: Hon. Joseph A. Dickson, U.S. Magistrate Judge; Hon. Frank Maas, Chief U.S. Magistrate Judge; Laura M. Kibbe, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP; David J. Kessler, Norton Rose Fulbright L.L.P.; and Lucy L. Thomson, Principal, Livingston PLLC.

The Innovation in E-Discovery Conference will also feature New Rules - Applying Proportionality to the Process of E-Discovery, which will be presented by: Hon. John M. Facciola, U.S. Magistrate Judge; Wayne Matus, Managing Director, Global Head of eDiscovery, UBS AG; Salvatore A. Romanello, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP; Ariana J. Tadler, Partner, Milberg LLP; and Paul Weiner, Littler Mendelson P.C.; and Disputes Involving Technology-Assisted Review, presented by: Hon. Andrew J. Peck, U.S. Magistrate Judge; Gene Eames, Director, Search and Analytics, Legal Division, Pfizer, Inc.; Thomas C. Gricks, III, Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP; and Maura R. Grossman, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz.

In conjunction with leading its Cyber Security & Data Protection practice group, Fernando Pinguelo is also co-Chair of Scarinci Hollenbeck’s Crisis and Risk Management Group. He has garnered both a national and international reputation as one of the pioneers of the emerging practices of cyber law and electronic discovery. Several local, national, and international syndications have recognized or otherwise profiled Pinguelo for his work, including Law Technology News, who identified him as one of the few U.S.-based attorneys with advanced experience in managing privacy and security issues.

Pinguelo devotes his law practice to complex litigation with an emphasis on cyber security, data privacy, international law, and crisis management. He is experienced in all facets of litigation (trial, mediation, arbitration, and appellate) in both federal and state courts. He handles a broad spectrum of disputes, including those involving business torts, data breaches, misappropriation of trade secrets, copyright/trademark infringement, fraud, breach of non-compete covenants, and employment.

For more information about Fernando M. Pinguelo and his areas of practice, please visit: Also, please follow Fernando Pinguelo’s Twitter account @CyberPinguelo and eWhiteHouse Watch ( blog to follow trending topics on Cyber Security and Data Protection.

Contact Information:
Fernando M. Pinguelo
Direct Dial: (732) 568-8374


About Sandpiper Partners
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About The Yale Club
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About Scarinci Hollenbeck, LLC
Scarinci Hollenbeck (@S_H_Law) is a New York, New Jersey and Washington, D.C. law firm that serves a diverse group of clients in numerous industries. The full service, general practice law firm retains a highly trained legal team with expertise in several areas, including Cyber and Data Privacy Law, E-Discovery, Corporate Transactions and Business Law, Insurance Law, Bankruptcy and Creditor’s Rights, Environmental and Land Use Law, Litigation, Labor & Employment Law, Employee Benefits & ERISA Law, Public Law, Commercial Real Estate, Sports and Entertainment Law, and Tax, Trust & Estate Law. Top-tier personnel, innovative technology and superior client service adds to Scarinci Hollenbeck’s reputation as one of the most highly ranked law firms in the New York and New Jersey Metropolitan area.