Romain has extensive experience in data privacy and data protection law, and lectures on these subjects in Master of Law classes at the University of Paris-I Panthéon-Sorbonne, the University of Paris-II Panthéon-Assas and the University of Paris V Descartes. He advises on the full range of data protection and data security for clients in life sciences, automotive, insurance, e-commerce, leisure, social networks and even the public sector, especially in the context of smart cities projects.
His experience extends to cross-border transfers of data, joint data controllers and/or data processor agreements, the formulation of privacy and/or cookies policies, and the use of personal data for marketing purposes, including through profiling techniques, notably in a Big Data context. Romain has also conducted numerous international data protection audits in order to ensure compliance with both EU and domestic data protection requirements, more specifically those resulting from the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which becomes applicable from May 25, 2018.
Romain Perray is also a regular contributor to leading legal publications such as LexisNexis and Lamy Editions for which he is the author of two significant manuals on, respectively, data protection and video monitoring issues.
Advised a multinational car manufacturer as part of the policy to be carried out regarding the personal data processing required both technically and commercially for intelligent vehicles*
Advised a B2B and B2C web platform in order to run a compliance audit with regard to EU and national data protection requirements*
Advised a French public institution on the analysis of the different qualifications as data controller (joint or distinct) as well as data processor and drafting of 3 respective sets of “personal data” clauses / contracts between the data controller and data processor, joint data controllers and distinct data controllers*
Advised an insurance company in relation to the compliance of its health data processing required for the management of claims*
Advised a pharmaceutical laboratory in its project host service provider to make health data transit from questionnaires filled by data subjects themselves managed by a third party entity as medical practitioner*
University of Paris II Panthéon-Assas, DEA in Public Law
University of Paris II Panthéon-Assas, Maîtrise in Comparative Law
Institute of Political Sciences of Rennes, Major in Public Service
University of the Western Cape, South Africa, LLM Program