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I Fought the Law - How to Simultaneously Comply and Reform in Data Privacy


In conjunction with Wolters Kluwer Legal and Regulatory, Baker Botts presented a webinar on "Data Privacy in 2019 - I Fought the Law: How to Simultaneously Comply and Reform in Data Privacy" on Thursday, March 28, 2019.

Speakers included:

  • Cynthia Cole, CIPP/E, who has over 18 years of experience representing technology companies in complex strategic business transactions
  • Neil Coulson, the intellectual property department chair for Baker Botts in London and Moscow with over 20 years of experience in the European data privacy landscape, and the Baker Botts' data protection officer
  • Sheila Jambekar, CIPP/US, CIPP/E, Associate General Counsel and Data Protection Officer at Twilio Inc.

Key discussion topics included:

  • Before during and after the transaction: the impact of data privacy regulation on pre-transaction preparation, the due diligence process, transaction price and inherited liabilities.
  • What U.S. companies are doing publicly to drive the U.S. data privacy landscape.

To listen to the recorded version of the webinar, please click here.

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