Data is the new oil. However, the Personal Data Act and EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDRP) set limits. We offer the insight required for businesses to optimise their use of data within the legal framework.
Our lawyers are among Norway's foremost experts in this field and find solutions tailored to our clients' needs.
Preparation of privacy policies, privacy declarations, consent texts and data processing agreements
Establishment of deletion procedures
Establishment of procedures to manage rights requests for access, rectification, deletion and data portability
Facilitation of international data transfers, including Binding Corporate Rules (BCR), Model Clauses and Privacy Shield
Advisory services relating to privacy in the field of employment, such as e-mail access, in cooperation with our Employment Law Team
GDPR due diligence in connection with transactions, in cooperation with our M&A Team
Discussions with and dispute management involving the Data Protection Authority, the Privacy Appeals Board and the courts
Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA)
Assistance in managing data security breaches
Advisory services relating to privacy in connection with investigations and the securing of evidence, in cooperation with our Investigations Team [link] and our Dispute Resolution Team
Significant market player with notable experience in all areas of TMT. Particularly strong in the IT and telecoms sectors, frequently advising on IT outsourcing. Advises major businesses on complex regulatory matters, including data protection issues
Advising Mediebedriftenes Landsforening on GDPR and ePrivacy issues
Wiersholm advised Telenor on copyright infringements on the internet