Cross-Border Data Protection

Overview


McDermott’s privacy lawyers are well established in Germany, France, the UK, Italy and China, and provide sophisticated privacy advice to domestic and multi-national companies and vendors on a wide spectrum of data protection matters. These include global privacy policies, data transfer mechanisms, Privacy Shield assessments, notifications to in-country data protection authorities, GDPR preparation, reviews of new data laws and other compliance steps.

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Results


  • Advised an international chemicals and specialty materials producer regarding the global implementation of a GDPR compliance program, including the assessment of current practices, the review and amendment of policies, processes and documentation, and the appointment of a central DPO
  • Advised a global medical device company on certification of compliance with the US-EU Privacy Shield, data mapping, review and evaluation of internal and external policies and procedures, and vendor contract amendments to comply with Privacy Shield requirements
  • Handled a series of large data breaches involving personnel records of employees in the United States and around the world and advised our client on its obligations under the laws of every US state and more than 50 countries; managed communications with the affected employees and various government regulators; and persuaded regulators to forego any claim against our client

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People


A diverse, global network of industry-leading talent committed to you and your vision.

Key Contacts


Mark E. Schreiber

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Michael G. Morgan

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Cross-Border Data Protection

Insights & Events / Media

Chicago, Il / Speaking Engagements / April 24, 2019

Paris, France / McDermott Event / February 14, 2019

Paris, France / McDermott Event / February 12, 2019

Brussels, Belgium / Speaking Engagements / November 28-29, 2018

London, United Kingdom / Speaking Engagements / November 20-21, 2018

London, United Kingdom / McDermott Event / November 13, 2018

Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly / October 26, 2018

Webinar / Speaking Engagements / October 3, 2018

Boston, Massachusetts / Speaking Engagements / June 20, 2018

London, United Kingdom / McDermott Event / June 12, 2018

Paris, France / McDermott Event / April 25, 2018

International News / April 2018

Webinar / McDermott Event / March 21, 2018

Webinar / McDermott Event / February 28, 2018

London, United Kingdom / Speaking Engagements / February 1, 2018

London, United Kingdom / Speaking Engagements / January 26, 2018

On the Subject / October 10, 2017

Webinar / Speaking Engagements / October 6, 2017

Isle of Man, United Kingdom / Speaking Engagements / September 21, 2017

London, United Kingdom / Speaking Engagements / September 14, 2017

London, United Kingdom / Speaking Engagements / July 6, 2017

Webcast / McDermott Event / June 28, 2017

Boston, Massachusetts / Speaking Engagements / May 24, 2017

Los Angeles, California / Speaking Engagements / May 1, 2017

IP Update / April 2017

Recht der Datenverarbeitung (RDV), Issue 8 / August, 2008

Value Added Services and Privacy Law (Data Protection) – Processing of Personal Data ...

On the Subject / September 1, 2006

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