Transfer of Data and Personal Information Across Borders in the EU

Date(s) of Presentation
November 16, 2010
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60-Minute Free Webinar

Transfer of employee data and personal information across borders is a hot topic for multi-national companies globally and in the European Union specifically. This webinar will focus on whether and how personal information can be transferred across borders according to the laws and regulations of the EU - and what employers need to be aware of when they do transfer data. Presenters will touch on such issues as:

  • EU and national privacy directives, impacting such issues as monitoring e-mail
  • What employers should know about EU and national data privacy agencies
  • Unions and works councils' approach to data privacy and protection
  • Transferring data outside of the EU
  • Tips and best practices for drafting data protection agreements
  • Overview of cross-border transfer issues from a U.S. perspective

Speakers include:

  • Jan Tibor Lelley, Moderator; Partner, Buse Heberer Fromm, Essen, Germany
  • Andis Burkevics, Partner, Sorainen, Riga, Latvia
  • Michael S. Glassman, Partner, Dinsmore and Shohl LLP, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
  • Claire Toumieux, Flichy Grangé Avocats, Paris, France
  • Angelo Zambelli, Partner, Dewey & LeBoeuf, Milan, Italy