Privacy and data protection are hot topics which need to be considered by all businesses in their compliance and risk management policies and procedures. Issues include information security, cyber risks, data breaches and freedom of information.
AEL lawyers can adopt a multi-jurisdictional approach to both contentious and non-contentious advice for a wide range of different companies. Day-to-day advice on regulatory and compliance matters for data protection is augmented by support from employment, dispute resolution and corporate/commercial lawyers to provide a comprehensive approach to data protection spanning a range of different situations.
Practical advice can be provided on topics such as data retention, email marketing, handling sensitive information, data transfers and data handling procedures.
AEL lawyers have set up a “Special Interest Group” (SIG) for this practice area, called “Data Protection”. This SIG enables all members to meet and exchange ideas and expertise as [...]