Loyens & Loeff

Data Protection & Privacy

Personal data has become a new important global currency. In a time of globalization, cloud computing and the emerge of the Internet of Things, processing and transferring personal data in a secure and lawful manner has become an increasing challenge for businesses globally.

The Loyens & Loeff Data Protection & Privacy Team provides integrated legal advice on a wide variety of complex privacy and data protection related matters in all sectors, for example the banking, automotive and healthcare sector.

How we can assist you

The team has particular expertise in setting up frameworks for the processing of personal and other data, either by analysing existing business tools or providing legal guidance on the development of appropriate tools. We regularly conduct in-house compliance assessments and we draft various types of legal documents, such as privacy policies and statements, data processing agreements, compliance policies and protocols, and guidelines regarding e-mail and mobile/ laptop usage. We furthermore advise our clients on the deployment of CCTV systems, direct marketing strategies, intelligent cars, the processing of 'sensitive' data, the use of cookies, employment related matters, transfers of personal data within and outside the EEA, and data breach notification requirements.

As our team consists of attorneys-at-law from different practice groups, located throughout the Benelux and Switzerland  we are able to offer you full-service advice on privacy and data protection matters on a national, European and even global level. As innovation continues to push back the boundaries of what is possible with data of any kind, our clients value our ability to keep abreast of technological advances and to anticipate the legal implications for your business.