Practice Areas

Corporate Security, Counseling, and Training

Mitchell Williams lawyers advise clients on the full range of legal and business issues involved in complying with privacy, security and data protection laws.

Our lawyers counsel clients on a variety of state and federal privacy laws, including:

  • Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography & Marketing Act (CAN-SPAM Act)

  • Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA)

  • Data breach notification laws

  • Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act (FACTA)

  • Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA)

  • Family Educational Rights Privacy Act (FERPA)

  • Federal Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) and similar state laws

  • Federal Trade Commission Act

  • Federal Trade Commission’s “Red Flags Rule”

  • Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act

  • Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act (HIPPA) and Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act (HITECH)

  • Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS) requirements

  • Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) cybersecurity disclosure requirements

  • Song Beverly Act and other data use and privacy statues

  • Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA)

  • Video Privacy Protection Act (VPPA)

Our lawyers advise clients regarding data-security and privacy issues related to e-commerce, mergers and acquisitions, international data transfers, outsourcing, online marketing, contests and sweepstakes, and loyalty programs. We counsel clients in deploying enterprise-wide data-security and privacy programs and policies, for both customer and employee data.