Data Security & Privacy Attorneys Serving All Of North Carolina
As new technologies emerge, privacy and information security law is one of the fastest-growing legal needs. Our privacy practice is certified through the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), advising in various transactions involving intellectual property, including the following.
- Technology Licensing
- Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Commercial Agreements
- Creation & Management Of Intellectual Property
- Day-To-Day Commercial & Corporate Matters
- Privacy & Data Security Matters, Including The Design & Implementation Of Global Privacy & Data Security Programs
- Privacy Issues Related To Marketing & Social Media Initiatives
- Notice Issues Following Data Security Breaches
It can be challenging to keep up with ever-changing internet regulations, laws, and guidelines, especially with the continually evolving needs of cybersecurity and safety. Our cybersecurity lawyers provide a crucial legal perspective when helping businesses identify and assess cyber risks. In addition to providing advice and assistance in mitigating cyber threats, our legal team can help clients create and review information security plans and incident response plans.
Data Security Breach Response
Unfortunately, even the most aptly prepared business and companies can still experience alarming data and security information breaches. Businesses have many obligations when they suffer data breaches, including obligations toward consumers, clients, vendors, and state and federal regulators. Every state has laws requiring businesses and companies to issue data breach notifications. Unfortunately, companies can face enormous costs when complying with notification laws and repairing data breaches. Worse yet, the expenses associated with restoring a brand's reputation can quickly add up. The most effective way to mitigate these losses is to secure experienced legal counsel before a breach occurs.
Data Security Breach Litigation
Lawsuits may arise following a consumer data and information breach, including nationwide class actions. Our experienced litigation lawyers can help defend your business against claims born of data breaches, provide pivotal legal guidance, and represent your company's interests amidst litigation.
Businesses We Can Help
Nowadays, big and small businesses are becoming increasingly data-driven, and data breaches regularly make headlines. Our North Carolina business lawyers offer guidance, risk mitigation, data management, and litigious services that can be the difference between a close call and severe financial losses incurred from data breaches. In addition, we provide our data privacy and information security services to a host of businesses and companies, including:
- Medical & Dental Practices
- School Boards
- Financial Institutions
- App & Software Developers
- Academic & Educational Institutions
- And More!