Information Governance and Data Protection

Practice Overview

Data protection (privacy) issues are critical elements of risk management for every organization. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) puts more responsibility on organisations and increases the rights of individuals. VAN LEEUWEN LAW FIRM advises clients on mitigating these risks and using the privacy legislation for competitive advantage.

VAN LEEUWEN LAW FIRM carries out cross-border data privacy surveys and support clients with data collection and consents, cross-border transfers, Privacy by Design and by Default, privacy at work and marketing and e-commerce. The law firm has broad experience in designing, drafting, reviewing and updating internal policies and contracts.

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Privacy at Work

VAN LEEUWEN LAW FIRM assists its clients in implementing global data protection agreements as well as drafting specific policies on acceptable use of IT, CCTV and other tracking systems or cyber surveillance (including BYOD, social media), and whistleblowing.



VAN LEEUWEN LAW FIRM helps its clients to design a clear process in order to proactively address litigation imperatives, from data collection, through production until destruction (establishment of guidelines, clear and advance notice, information of data subjects about their data protection rights.).


Cybersecurity and Cybercrime

VAN LEEUWEN LAW FIRM advises clients on the pro-active steps to take in order to protect their business against such attacks. The law firm has experience in legal risks assessment, drafting contractual clauses, efficient insurance coverage and the correct management of personal data.

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