Cross-Border e-Discovery and Data Sharing: Asia, E.U. and U.S. Perspectives

September 19, 2017 EST, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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Join us for a discussion of the E.U. General Data Protection Regulation and the new People’s Republic of China data privacy law and the potential impact on e-discovery in litigation. We’ll also discuss how changing technologies in cloud computing might impact preservation and collection in e-discovery, including cross-border data sharing. Presenters include experienced attorneys from Dechert LLP based in the U.S., Asia and the E.U. The session will conclude with a Q&A. Jim Waldron, director of EDRM, will moderate the discussion.

This webinar is generously sponsored by Dechert LLP

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Meet our Panelists

Timothy C. Blank – Dechert Partner, Boston

Timothy C. Blank is managing partner of Dechert’s Boston office. He is a litigation partner on the trial team and is also head of Dechert’s data privacy and cybersecurity practice. He represents technology, financial services and biotechnology companies in complex federal and state court litigation, including consumer and securities class actions and patent, copyright, trade secret, non-compete, and contract cases. He also advises on software licensing, data privacy and protection, IP transactions and government investigations.

Hilary Bonaccorsi – Dechert Associate, Boston

Hilary Bonaccorsi focuses her practice on the asset management industry and advises U.S. registered investment companies and their investment advisers on a wide variety of regulatory, compliance and business matters. She is also a member of Dechert’s Data Privacy and Cybersecurity Group, and her practice focuses on assisting financial institutions and other companies with their compliance obligations under the SEC’s privacy regulations, as well as the privacy regulations of other federal and state regulators.

Dr. Olaf Fasshauer – Dechert National Partner, Munich

Dr. Fasshauer works regularly on complex and high-value cross-border deals in the US, as well as within European structured real estate finance markets. He advises on employment-related aspects of corporate transactions and covers the contentious and non-contentious aspects of labor law, including employment-related litigation. Additionally, he has in-depth experience and knowledge in the area of data privacy, increasingly important to all international businesses that have operations in, or customers within, Germany and Europe, as well as related employment-law aspects, covering contentious and non-contentious aspects. Dr. Fasshauer handles international compliance projects and cross-border data flow issues as well as privacy impact assessments and breach notifications for German and multinational industry and financial services companies, family offices and investors from across a variety of branches, and regularly lectures and writes on data protection and related areas. He was endorsed by Legal Experts for the area Employment in Germany.

Philip Kwok – Dechert Associate, Hong Kong

Philip Kwok advises domestic and international corporations, directors and officers on complex commercial dispute resolutions, regulatory investigations and compliance, and internet and e-commerce advisory matters. Mr. Kwok has particular experience handling computer forensics investigations, managing electronic discovery processes and assisting in the preservation of electronic data among other legal issues relating to the latest technology. He speaks frequently on various matters regarding technology and e-commerce law. He is currently a part time Lecturer at the University of Hong Kong, where he teaches a course on PRC information technology law.