Privacy & Data Protection

Regardless of which industry you are in, privacy and data protection issues affect us all. The Privacy and Data Protection (U.S.) Module identifies and guides your organization through its privacy-related compliance obligations.

Privacy & Data Protection compliance content is organized by:
  • Overview
  • Applicability of Data Privacy Laws
  • Organizational Governance 
  • Collecting Personal and Sensitive Information 
  • Using and Disclosing Personal Information 
  • Ensuring the Security of Personal Information 
  • Enabling Access to and Correction of Personal Data 
  • Workplace Privacy 
  • Managing Complaints and Investigations 
  • Protecting Confidential Information from Disclosure 

Meet The Author

Elizabeth K. “Bess” Hinson, partner at Holland & Knight, makes planning for privacy and cybersecurity risks her top priority. Her primary areas of concentration include cyber and data risk management and governance, breach preparedness and response, crisis management, and global data privacy compliance.

Bess represents clients at all stages of incident response from investigation, notification, remediation, managing privacy class action risks, and defense of litigation and regulatory inquiry. She regularly counsels clients on cross-border data flows and navigating conflicts between foreign privacy laws and U.S. compliance obligations. She oversees and coordinates EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance assessment and implementation programs for clients. She has experience in privacy matters, including information governance and data management, online advertising, internal compliance policies, and consumer policies, including website and mobile application policies, vendor management, blockchain, and advising on privacy and security-related compliance strategies and programs.
Elizabeth Hinson

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