Regulatory & International Data Policy

Butzel Longs Regulatory and International Data Policy Practice extends beyond legal advice to integrated consulting on corporate privacy management as well as legislative and strategic policy advice, business consulting on corporate information policy, and legal compliance. Our practicing attorneys provide strategic consulting on all aspects of regulatory and international data policy.

Lawyers in Butzel Longs Regulatory and International Data Policy Practice are fluent in many languages. Butzel Long is a member of Lex Mundi, which provides our lawyers with immediate access to attorneys and facilities in the major business centers throughout the United States and around the world. This allows us to utilize the resources of highly reputable law firms and knowledgeable practitioners all over the world, while coordinating the work so that our clients only have one point of contact.

Butzel Longs Regulatory & International Data Policy practitioners advise clients on international privacy and data protection issues related to regulatory investigations. The firm has also provided substantial advice to clients regarding privacy and information law issues that arise in connection with internal investigations and civil discovery access to documents and witnesses that are located outside of the U.S. At Butzel Long, we have developed creative solutions to some of the legal dilemmas posed by foreign data protection.

  • Serves as outside general counsel to two Northern Virginia high technology companies
  • Retained by global corporation to work with German counsel and assist in navigating cross-border data issues involving the European Data Privacy Directives and providing solutions for data privacy, access and transfer in U.S. based litigation.
  • Draft and develop policies and train corporations and university personnel on HIPAA policies and procedures, including the HITECH amendments and compliance procedures for securitizing PHI and the data breach notification requirements.