PORTLAND, Ore., — January 23, 2018 – With organizations facing an increase in data privacy and security concerns, regulatory complexities, and associated organizational risks, penalties, and legal costs, SaaS solution provider RADAR, Inc. and law firm Stoel Rives have formed a preferred provider alliance to leverage and promote the use of RADAR’s purpose-built solution for compliance with data breach laws. Using and recommending the patented RADAR decision-support software for consistency in incident risk assessment and efficiency in response management will allow Stoel Rives to help clients reduce compliance costs while providing strategic data breach response services.

RADAR, Inc. and Stoel Rives are committed to helping clients navigate the complexities of data breach regulations. As compliance obligations escalate and associated penalties for non-compliance increase under domestic and international data privacy and breach notification regulations, such as GDPR, organizations will benefit from Stoel Rives’ legal expertise and working knowledge of the innovative and award-winning RADAR platform.

“The preferred provider alliance with Stoel Rives illustrates our shared vision that purpose-built software is necessary to help organizations operationalize compliance with regulatory and contractual incident response requirements to mitigate risks and challenges associated with maintaining regulated data,” said Mahmood Sher-Jan, CEO of RADAR, Inc. “Their regulatory expertise coupled with our solution leadership in incident response management address a critical and growing industry need.”

“RADAR’s offering aligns with our mission to provide our clients with trusted legal guidance and value-added solutions,” said Wally Van Valkenburg, Stoel Rives partner and co-leader of the firm’s privacy initiative. “The company’s patented technology will help us provide our clients critical efficiency and consistency in dealing with security incidents and data breaches.”

About RADAR®

In today’s world of increasingly complex and changing privacy regulations, cyber attacks, and data breaches, leading organizations trust RADAR®, a patented SaaS-based incident response management platform that simplifies and streamlines compliance with data breach laws. The RADAR Breach Guidance Engine™ profiles and scores data privacy and security incidents and generates incident-specific notification guidelines to help ensure compliance with data breach laws as well as contractual notification obligations. Fortune 100 companies and other organizations from heavily regulated industries in finance, insurance, healthcare and beyond rely on RADAR for an efficient and consistent process for incident response. Learn more at radarfirst.com.

About Stoel Rives LLP

Stoel Rives is a leading U.S. corporate and litigation law firm. One of the largest national firms focused on energy, natural resources, climate change and the environment, Stoel Rives also serves the agribusiness, food and beverage, health care, life sciences, and technology industries. With more than 350 attorneys operating out of 10 offices in seven states and the District of Columbia, Stoel Rives is a leader in regulatory and compliance matters, and business, labor and employment, intellectual property, land use, and real estate development and construction law. Learn more at stoel.com.

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