McDermott’s leading employer data privacy practice provides sophisticated advice to domestic and international employers and vendors on a wide spectrum of employee data privacy matters, including employee data protection policies, the international transfer of employee data and employee data subject access rights. We work closely with operational data privacy officers, helping them establish and maintain effective relationships and communications with data privacy authorities in relevant jurisdictions worldwide.
We have particular experience in the regulation of employee benefit plans, including requirements for the protection of the privacy and security of Social Security Numbers and other employee personal information. We also provide timely, effective counsel in response to cyberattacks and other security breaches affecting employee personal information.
McDermott routinely advises on the following: