PSE3 : Protecting the Individual in a Growingly Connected World of Big Data
Wednesday, 20 November 2013 14:15 - 15:45
Mr. Daniel Cooper, partner in Covington’s London office, advises clients on information technology regulatory issues, particularly data protection, e-commerce and data security matters.
Mr. Cooper has successfully represented clients in the pharmaceutical research, biotech, sports and financial services sectors, among others, before national data protection regulators and EU-level authorities, including European Union and Council of Europe institutions.
Mr. Cooper also regularly assists leading technology companies, including social networking sites, online content and entertainment providers, and e-shopping sites, on their European and global compliance strategies. He also has deep experience with the regulation of mobile and e-health technologies. Mr. Cooper is also known for his ability to guide clients through the issues arising from data breach incidents, and has advised a number of high-profile clients in this area. Mr. Cooper co-authored the data protection standard that governs organized sport. He is recognised by leading publications, including Chambers (UK and Global editions), and the Legal 500 (UK and EMEA editions).
Mr. Cooper is dual-qualified in the United States and United Kingdom, and also has been appointed to the advisory and expert boards of privacy NGOs and agencies, such as Privacy International and the European security agency, ENISA.
Covington & Burling LLP is a leading international law firm with over 850 lawyers across ten offices in Asia, Europe and the United States. Our lawyers are recognized nationally and internationally for their legal skills and the depth of their expertise in litigation, transactions, and regulatory proceedings.