Privacy and the Cloud: Cross-Atlantic Legal Perspectives


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The Cloud is here to stay, but businesses are increasingly worried about how to manage privacy, security, regulatory compliance and cross-border sovereignty issues.  What do you need to do to solve the privacy challenges and varying legal requirements across borders?

Hear from legal and technology experts on how to navigate the challenges and solutions to managing data privacy in the Cloud era.

Date: Tuesday, November 12th
Time: 4:00pm GMT / 5:00pm CET


In this interactive panel discussion, we will cover:

  • Overview of the legal challenges, risks and penalties across multiple countries
  • Bridging the US and European perspectives on data privacy
  • Strategies to effectively secure your data and meet legal requirements


Gerard Stegmaier is an attorney in the Washington, D.C., office of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, where he assists clients in matters concerning public and private corporate governance, intellectual property, and Internet issues, especially as they relate to privacy, information security, and consumer protection. 


Mark Watts is a partner of Bristows LLP, where he advises companies on IT legal issues such as software development, system deployment, outsourcing and data protection.  He served as Global Privacy Counsel at IBM for many years and currently advises multinational companies on international data protection compliance issues.


William Leichter has over 20 years of experience helping Global 1000 companies meet security an compliance challenges within their networks and in the cloud. Mr. Leichter leads CipherCloud's efforts to evangelize new models for cloud security, and translate them into product requirements and market positioning.