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Event Jun 07, 2017

Transatlantic General Counsel Summit 2017

  • London

Partner Paul Strecker (London-Mergers & Acquisitions), chaired a panel session on “Cybersecurity and Data Protection Issues in M&A Transactions” at the Transatlantic General Counsel Summit 2017, held on June 8, 2017 in London. Counsel Jeewon Serrato (San Francisco), head of the firm's Privacy and Data Protection Group, also spoke on the panel alongside two other industry experts.

The panel explored the recent and upcoming regulatory changes in the United States and Europe – notably the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield and the EU GDPR – and the impact on buyers and sellers involved in M&A transactions.