Skip to Search
Skip to Main Content
Main Content


Andrew Schlidt authored "Keeping IT simple: How to start an effective IT risk management program" (In Business Magazine Legal Login Blog)

April 20, 2015

Information technology has transformed the way companies conduct business. In most companies, key business processes are driven by IT ­–– from accounting to sales, project management, human resources, and customer relationship management.

But what happens when the IT processes your business depends on fail? System failure, downtime, or loss of key data can halt your operations, affect profitability, and stall essential business practices long term. Taken a step further, your business may encounter legal exposure as a result of damage to your customers, vendors, business partners, or shareholders.

All companies, regardless of size, should take action to manage the legal risks arising from their increasing dependence on IT. The process need not be overwhelming; in fact, you can make significant progress by starting with one simple step –– implementing an IT compliance portal.

Read the full article here.

Related Attorneys

Media Contact 

If you have a media request or need an attorney with particular knowledge for comment, please contact Kyle Mondy, Marketing & Communications Manager, at 414.287.9481 or


Subscribe today to receive firm newsletters and blogs, client updates, seminar announcements, and more according to your preferences and areas of interest.

Disclaimer and Legal Notices

Copyright © 2022 Godfrey & Kahn, S.C.

Attorneys at Law - All rights reserved.


Client Login