We guide businesses through the complex landscape of national and international privacy laws. We counsel clients on privacy solutions and work with regulators when issues arise. Across industry sectors we provide privacy counsel that is pragmatic and consistent with reasonable commercial standards.
We represent clients in compliance, transactional, and litigation matters associated with internet and workplace privacy, the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), the Communications Decency Act (CDA), the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA), the Computer Abuse and Data Recovery Act (CADRA), the Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography and Mail Act (CAN-SPAM), telephone call monitoring and recording, financial privacy under the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA), health care privacy under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), as well as matters under the Federal Trade Commission Act subject to enforcement actions.
Representative privacy experience includes counseling educational application developers on COPPA compliance matters and drafting hundreds of privacy policies for client websites and mobile applications. We have advised companies on Global Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance, including the preparation of GDPR policies, procedures, and opinion letters.
We advise companies on issues involving the CFAA and CADRA in situations ranging from monitoring employee communications to privacy litigation. We have designed and assisted in the implementation of telephone monitoring and recording protocols and video surveillance policies and procedures for clients in a wide range of industries.
Our firm advised a privately-held company on privacy protection issues and disclosure requirements related to CEO health information. We advised a prominent not-for-profit in privacy issues in connection with internal investigations into potential misconduct involving personal devices in the workplace. We have advised several companies on issues of workplace waiver of the attorney-client privilege. Our experience also includes serving as privacy due diligence counsel for buyers on several major transactions, including two with over $500 million at issue.
We provide guidance to companies seeking to ensure that marketing and advertising campaigns are compliant with CAN-SPAM and other state and federal laws. We advise on state and federal laws governing the use and disclosure of consumer information. We have worked with financial services companies in the preparation and implementation of GLBA-compliant policies and notifications.
Our firm stands ready to guide your company safely through the complex privacy landscape.