Data protection is one of those legal issues which can be treated fundamentally differently between jurisdictions. M&A practitioners frequently lack the awareness or underestimate the risk of serious problems and disruptions in cross-border transactions that certain data protection issues can create. The panel will discuss the common problems and the latest trends in data protection in the context of M&A transactions.
Roland Mathys Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd, Zurich; Vice-Chair, IBA Outsourcing and Shared Services Subcommittee, IBA Technology Law Committee
Bradley Joslove Franklin, Paris
Alejandro Payá Cuatrecasas Gonçalves Pereira, Barcelona; Publications Officer, IBA Closely Held and Growing Business Enterprises Committee