Find Lawyers in Spain for Privacy & Data Protection Law
Practice Area Overview
Almost all entities, regardless of their legal form, process a relevant amount of personal data in its activity (including data from employees, customers, video security cameras, among others). For such a purpose, it is worth mentioning that the law affects not only automated computer files but also the files that are kept physically or printed on paper. If a company processes personal data in any way it is, in fact, affected by the law.
As a result, not only technological companies, but also industrial or commercial companies as well as official institutions, devote time and important resources in order to increase the value of the company by using personal data on a smart and organized way.
All companies are somehow obliged to comply with the Spanish regulations above mentioned, as well as European regulations. Therefore, since the entry into force of the General Data Protection regulation (GDPR) in 2016, companies have to adapt their internal processes to a new legal framework that will be fully applicable in 2018.
Data protection lawyers have a strong and comprehensive experience on data protection law. Experts in this field resolve legal issues related to cloud computing, eComerce, social networks, IoT, wearables, etc. Data protection lawyers provide accurate legal advice to companies and represent the client when necessary, during the negotiation of IT agreements or even before the Court.
Durante mis más de 14 años de experiencia en PwC Tax & Legal Services he participado y liderado múltiples proyectos relacionados con la protección de datos y la privacidad, la contratación tecnológica, comercio electrónico, derecho audiovisual y publicidad, Telecomunicaciones e Internet, especializándome en el asesoramiento legal en materia de propiedad intelectual, derechos de imagen, gestión y explotación de activos i...
Javier Fernández-Samaniego is Managing Director of SAMANIEGO Law, an alternative Iberoamerican law firm specializing in technology law and dispute resolution. Javier's international practice focuses mainly in Commercial/IT disputes (international litigation, arbitration, and ADR) and negotiations and major Tech & Privacy projects (new cloud and big data business models, outsourcing transaction, data protection review programs, etc.). Javier has vast experience assisting European cl...
Practice areas: Intellectual Property, Technology Andy Ramos Gil de la Haza is an expert in technology and intangible assets. He advises on the identification, protection and transaction of intangible assets, including copyright, trademarks, patents, trade secrets, IT, data protection, etc. Andy works with technological, audio visual and music companies as well as software and video game developers and publishers. He advises on complex copyright, technology and service transactions and litiga...
Practice Areas Intellectual Property and Technology. He specialises in providing legal advice in the fields of technology, digital transformation and services, audiovisual, advertising, intellectual property, media, privacy and image rights, information security and electronic communications, among others. Raul is also a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), is Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) by ISACA and is accredited by IAPP as a Certified Information Priva...
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