John Vogt is one of the top cybersecurity lawyers in America. He has received the cybersecurity Trailblazers award from The National Law Journal and, for multiple years in a row, the Los Angeles Daily Journal has recognized John as one of the top cybersecurity lawyers in California.
In his 20 years of practice, John has defended more than 100 class actions and is one of the few lawyers that has tried a certified class action. His class action experience covers every aspect of cybersecurity and privacy. He has led the defense of dozens of data breach class actions involving the theft of consumer data, health care records, and financial information, as well as ransomware attacks. He has represented clients facing class action risk under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), state and federal wiretap laws, and the Electronic Funds Transfer Act (EFTA). He has led the defense of class claims arising out of negative option advertising and automatic online renewals, product labeling, claims under Section 17200 of California's Business & Professions Code (UCL), and claims under California's Consumer Legal Remedies Act (CLRA).
John also represents clients being investigated by state attorney general and federal regulators arising out of cyber incidents. He also advises clients on their data privacy obligations, including under the new California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA).
John has tried cases to defense verdict, has argued dozens of appeals before U.S. federal courts, and has led trial teams in domestic and international arbitration.
- September 2018
Catch up with the California Consumer Privacy Act, Daily Journal
- January 12, 2017
Plaintiffs Struggle to Find "Concrete Injury," Daily Journal
- January 23, 2014
9th Circuit Mass Action View Remains Intact, Daily Journal
- May 6, 2013
Food Labeling: The Next Wave of Consumer Class Actions, Bloomberg BNA's Product Safety & Liability Reporter
- November 14, 2018
Cybersecurity and Data Privacy: Managing Evolving Risks, Jones Day CLE
- November 14, 2018
Cybersecurity and Data Privacy Update: Managing Evolving Risks and California's New Privacy Law, Jones Day CLE
- October 17, 2018
Jones Day Data Breach Class Actions--an interactive webex covering the rise in data breaches and resulting litigation, what you can do to prepare, and what to do if a breach occurs
- October 4, 2018
What to Do When . . . California's New Data Privacy Rules Come Into Effect, Jones Day CLE
- December 8, 2017
Emerging Technology Risks and Rewards: A Cybersecurity and Data Privacy Review, Jones Day CLE Seminar
- January 24, 2017
Cybersecurity and Data Privacy: 2016 Year-End Review and What Lies Ahead in 2017
- University of Notre Dame (J.D. with honors 1998); Rutgers College (B.A. with honors 1995)
- California and Nevada