Data Protection | Privacy

We advise clients on all matters regarding data protection and privacy. We represent clients in litigation and other proceedings relating to data protection and privacy and we advise companies on data protection compliance. Our longstanding experience facilitates innovative and efficient solutions. And thanks to the close links we maintain to all other practice areas within Homburger, we always have the necessary industry expertise within reach.

Representation in litigation and other proceedings regarding data protection and privacy

  • Representation in proceedings regarding data protection and privacy before courts and regulatory authorities
  • Advice on and representation in disputes concerning claims under data protection and privacy law, including the right to information, prohibition of processing and transfer of data to other jurisdictions
  • Enforcement and defense of claims under personality rights, including in connection with media reports
  • Representation of companies in regulatory proceedings and investigations relating to data breaches and other matters regarding data protection

Advice on data protection and privacy law

  • Development and implementation of strategies and innovative solutions to ensure data protection compliance in companies, both under Swiss law and the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
  • Advice on data protection compliance when using new technology and implementing digitalization strategies
  • Drafting of documentation required to ensure data protection compliance, such as data protection policies, regulations and necessary agreements
  • Advice relating to international and intra-group data transfers
  • Support in dealing with data breaches and other incidents relating to data protection and privacy