Thanks to technological advances, the use of personal data by all types of companies has greatly increased in frequency. This imposes additional challenges for those who wish to compile, store and process personal information of third parties. At BLP we support our clients in this new and emerging area of law, addressing the needs that arise as technologies advance. The potential misuse of sensitive personal information puts companies at great risk.
The practice area of Privacy, Data Security & Protection addresses the set of rules designed to protect two Fundamental Rights: the protection of privacy and the so-called Right to Information Self-Determination (right of every person to control the handling of their personal information stored by third parties). At BLP we assist our clients by advising them on compliance with the applicable regulations, the safekeeping of sensitive information, the correct use thereof, and on how to proceed to address claims in the matter.
Our experience covers different industries, including those in financial, technological, pharmaceutical, insurance, consumer goods, and telecommunications sectors. BLP’s Privacy, Data Security & Protection practice provides legal services in the following areas: