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Recent court decisions have imposed heavy sanctions on corporations that were unable to respond effectively to discovery requests. The proliferation of information technology has made it difficult for a company to know what information is within its control and how to manage that information to reduce litigation risk and comply with various laws. To address this complex and rapidly evolving need, Greenberg Traurig provides an interdisciplinary team comprised of Trial Lawyers, Corporate and Securities lawyers, Intellectual Property lawyers, Labor and Employment lawyers and in-house technology specialists that can develop comprehensive programs and on-going counseling. With locations in the United States, Europe and Asia, Greenberg Traurig is uniquely positioned to assist companies from prevention to defense.

  • Assessment of data and information systems
  • Development and regular updating of document retention policies and procedures
  • Regular audits of retention procedures
  • Litigation hold procedures
  • Industry specific requirements such as HIPAA, OSHA and SEC regulations

Articles Authored by Lawyers at this office:

Spinach for the Strong Arm Power
G. Ray Warner, March 26, 2015
In a little-noticed November opinion, the Seventh Circuit greatly expanded the ability of a bankruptcy trustee to avoid a security interest for documentation errors under section 544(a)(1) of the Bankruptcy Code. See State Bank of Toulon v. Covey (In re Duckworth), 776 F.3d 453 (7th Cir. 2014).

The Duty to Report Data Leaks
Jacomijn Christ,Hans Urlus, March 19, 2015
On Feb. 1, 2015, the Dutch House of Representatives voted in favor of a legislative bill introducing a duty to report data leaks. The bill, titled Duty to Report Data Leaks and the Expansion of the Administrative Penalty Competence of Dutch Data Protection Authority (Dutch DPA), will amend the...

The SEC and FINRA Double-Down on Cybersecurity Enhancement and Prevention
Matthew Johns,Terry R. Weiss, February 24, 2015
In the wake of recent cybersecurity breaches, the SEC and FINRA simultaneously issued reports this week to the securities industry summarizing cybersecurity examination findings and to investors recommending certain precautions to safeguard online investment information.