DALLAS, June 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- GIACT Systems®, the leader in helping companies positively identify and authenticate customers, today announced the American Bar Association Section of Antitrust Law's appointment of Kay Lynn Brumbaugh, GIACT Chief Legal Officer and Secretary, as the Co-Chair of the Consumer Protection Committee. The American Bar Association Section of Antitrust Law (SAL) is the leading professional organization for antitrust and competition law, trade regulation, consumer protection, and economics. The Consumer Protection Committee focuses on developments in the law of advertising, marketing, and trade practices with an emphasis on law enforcement, rulemaking, and business guidance by the FTC, DOJ, CFPB, and other state and federal agencies and their international counterparts.
Kay Lynn joined GIACT in 2017 after more than 23 years in private law practice. As a member of GIACT's leadership team, Kay Lynn is responsible for overseeing GIACT's legal team. Kay Lynn previously served for four years as Co-Chair of the SAL Books and Treatises Committee.
"I am very proud to see Kay Lynn receive the appointment," said Melissa Townsley, CEO of GIACT. "This recognition from the SAL serves to further illustrate the great work that Kay Lynn has done in the leading professional organization in her legal field. GIACT values the work the Consumer Protection Committee does to promote scholarship and education in the area of consumer protection law."
The term of the appointment will be during the 2018-2019 ABA year.
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