Data Privacy and Security
Data is everywhere in our information society. It is collected, transferred, and used for myriad purposes. Now more than ever companies need experienced counsel who understand both the possibilities and risks of doing business in this data-driven era. Shullman Fugate offers clients robust data privacy and security services across a wide range of industries to help advance its clients' business goals while mitigating risk.
The firm provides guidance on ever-changing omnibus and sectoral privacy laws and regulations, including CCPA, HIPAA, GLBA, COPPA, CAN-SPAM, VPPA, and other state and federal privacy and data security laws and requirements. Shullman Fugate also provides counsel on global data protection laws, including the GDPR.
The firm also assists clients with data privacy and security audits and preparedness, the implementation of privacy and cybersecurity policies and procedures, cloud computing issues, data processing and data transfers, privacy aspects of investigations, due diligence and warranty negotiations for mergers and acquisitions, and data breach response. Shullman Fugate also represents clients in privacy and Internet-related litigation in state and federal court.
The firm's attorneys have extensive experience in providing data privacy and security solutions for companies of all sizes, and have furthered their knowledge base through credentialing from the International Association of Privacy Professionals.