Cybersecurity & Data Privacy

    Coblentz has extensive experience advising clients on all aspects of cybersecurity and data privacy, from counseling and guidance for compliance with data privacy laws, including the new California Consumer Privacy Act, to assisting with data breaches and security incidents. Our team helps clients manage the risks associated with the electronic collection, storage, and use of information and provides insight on how new and evolving privacy regulations impact clients’ businesses.

    We provide tailored advice to clients in industries ranging from technology, financial services, and hospitality, to food and beverage and advertising and creative services.

    Our team advises clients on:

    • compliance with data privacy laws and regulations, including the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA);
    • developing privacy policies for websites and applications, document retention policies for businesses, and other internal policies and materials for data privacy compliance;
    • developing and reviewing privacy provisions in M&A agreements and other transactional agreements;
    • managing relationships and drafting of contracts in connection with services of vendors and third parties involving the use of confidential or personal information;
    • developing data breach response plans and preparing responses and assisting clients when data breaches occur; and
    • litigation of claims involving misuse of confidential or personal information, including trade secret claims and claims involving misappropriation of confidential information

    California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) Resources
    Client Alert:
    Attorney General Releases Modified CCPA Draft Regulations: Key Changes Your Business Should Know
    Client Alert: The California Consumer Privacy Act Is Coming. Is Your Business Ready? 
    Client Alert: California Consumer Privacy Act Update: Less Than Three Months To Go For Compliance
    Webinar Recording: Update on the California Consumer Privacy Act Coming January 1, 2020
    Webinar Slides: Update on the California Consumer Privacy Act Coming January 1, 2020