Data & Privacy
In today’s information-fuelled world, data can hold the key to generating competitive advantage.
Companies can differentiate themselves through exploiting their proprietary data and utilising customer information to bring new and more tailored products and services to market, boost brand loyalty and grow market share. However, as recent cybersecurity breaches, data protection failures and privacy issues have shown, there are significant risks involved too. Data flows are increasingly international in nature and delivered through a multitude of platforms, channels and stakeholders making legal compliance more challenging than ever before.
In this environment, legal guidance which is not only tailored to clients’ particular circumstances but is also viewed in a wider context is key. We don’t see data protection and privacy as a standalone issue, regularly bringing to bear valuable skills sets embedded within our team to address client challenges. This includes market-leading IP and employment expertise, and in depth experience across the advertising & marketing, media & entertainment, tech, retail and professional services sectors. From compliance and risk management advice to monetisation of data - our advice is not just multi-disciplinary, it is multi-faceted.
Simon Morrissey Q+A with PM Forum - GDPR - everything you ever wanted to ask12 October 2017
Simon Morrissey has taken part in a Q+A for PM Forum on their members burning questions about GDPR.
Dr Nathalie Moreno comments in Digiday's "GDPR is coming, but nobody knows how it will be enforced" article03 October 2017
Dr Nathalie Moreno has been featured in the Digiday article "GDPR is coming, but nobody knows how it will be enforced"
Dr Nathalie Moreno speaking at 38th Global Litigation ConfEx29 September 2017
We are delighted to announce that Dr. Nathalie Moreno shall be speaking at the 37th Global Legal Confex on 29 September 2017. The ConfEx covers a range of topics related to Litigation, e-Discovery, Compliance, Security, Risk Management, Technology & Outsourcing.
Data Academy - FULLY BOOKED26 September 2017
This is a half day data conference comprising interactive sessions, speakers from Lewis Silkin, Accenture and industry specialists.
A Data Protection guide to the use of marketing data20 September 2017
Dr Nathalie Moreno has written an article for the Privacy Laws & Business UK Report which serves as a data protection guide for marketers facing a plethora of evolving laws and guidelines on the processing of personal data.
Dr. Nathalie Moreno comments for Compliance Week: U.K. considering proposals to enforce better cyber-security23 August 2017
Dr. Nathalie Moreno has commented in an article for Compliance Week on the news that the UK is considering fining organisations that supply “essential” services, but which fail to implement “effective” cyber-security measures, as much as much as £17m (U.S.$22m) or 4 percent of global turnover as part of plans to make the United Kingdom “safe, secure and resilient” from cyber-attacks.