SILICON VALLEY, Calif. (PRWEB) January 21, 2016
International law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP’s Françoise Gilbert will be speaking at the Annual Meeting of the Intellectual Property Law Section of the New York State Bar Association. The all-day event will take place Tuesday, Jan. 26, at the New York Hilton Midtown.
Gilbert will be addressing recent developments in international data protection and security, focusing on the impending adoption of the EU General Data Protection Regulation. She will discuss, in particular, how this paradigm shifting legislation will impact U.S organizations and how to prepare for the overhaul of the EU data protection regime.
Gilbert, a shareholder in the firm’s Silicon Valley office, focuses her practice on U.S. and global data privacy and security in a wide variety of markets, including, among others, Internet, cloud computing, big data, connected devices, robots, and other emerging technologies. Her clients include public or multi-national entities, cloud service providers, big data analytics companies, connected device developers, B2C and B2B businesses, publishers, Internet stores, insurance companies, financial institutions, manufacturers, service providers, trade associations, nonprofit organizations, software developers, and others.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Cybersecurity and Crisis Management Practice
Greenberg Traurig’s Cybersecurity and Crisis Management Practice develops strategies to address clients’ data security, privacy and information management concerns. The multi-disciplinary team is equipped to advise clients on: data breach readiness and response, including investigations; data privacy and security audits, policies and risk mitigation strategies; cross-border data privacy, including data transfer regulations and security; data privacy litigation, including TCPA claims, class actions and multi-district litigation; cybersecurity insurance; corporate board governance regarding data privacy and security; and employee data privacy.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 1900 attorneys serving clients from 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm is No 1. on the 2015 Law360 Most Charitable Firms list, third largest in the U.S. on the 2015 Law360 400, Top 20 on the 2015 Am Law Global 100, and among the 2015 BTI Brand Elite. More information at: http://www.gtlaw.com.