Data Protection and Privacy

Expertise in leveraging user information while protecting your business

Our firm works closely with clients who are active in traditional and email direct marketing and online marketing, and advises on the collection, analysis, and use of personal data. Many of our clients provide online services that rely on users’ personal information and on tracking user activity. We assist our clients in navigating the evolving legislative response to concerns over personal privacy and data security, especially cyber security.

With a broad base of onshore and offshore clients that collect, keep, and use data in numerous ways and for various purposes in their businesses, we are a leader in providing legal advice and services to clients in a wide range of industries in relation to their information handling systems. Our legal services includes drafting privacy policies and terms of use, regulatory compliance, consulting or negotiating with regulatory authorities, and resolving disputes arising in relation to the use of personal data.
 

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Data Protection and Privacy:People

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Data Protection and Privacy:News

Awards
Top rankings received in The Nikkei's "Corporate Legal Affairs and Lawyer Survey 2019"
Media
Comments by Atsushi Okada were featured in an OneTrust DataGuidance article titled "Japan: APPI revision includes "strengthening regulations of cross-border data transfers"" published on December 5, 2019
Awards
Top rankings received from " Who's Who Legal: Thought Leaders – Data 2019"
Awards
Top rankings received from "Who's Who Legal: Data 2019"
Awards
Top rankings received from "Who's Who Legal: Data 2018"

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Data Protection and Privacy:Seminars

Dec. 9, 2019External Seminars
"Business development using big data"
Nov. 29, 2019External Seminars
"The Future of Global Licensing through the 4th Industrial Revolution and the K-Wave."
Nov. 21, 2019External Seminars
"Digital transformation (DX) and new rules"
Nov. 11, 2019External Seminars
"Latest CCPA Developments"
Nov. 11, 2019External Seminars
"M&A Data Protection Due Diligence"

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Data Protection and Privacy:Publications

Magazine Article
"Data Compliance Practices in M&A (Due Diligence)"
Article
"Japan’s DPA proposes amendments to APPI"
Magazine Article
"Reforms Brought About by AI Technologies and their Impact on Corporate Legal Affairs"
Magazine Article
"Outlook for Due Diligence on Global Data Protection Based on the Latest GDPR Enforcement Cases (Part 2) - Incorporating Lessons Learned from Enforcement Cases in M&A"
Article
"Getting the Deal Through - Cloud Computing 2020 - Japan Chapter"

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