Data Protection and Cybersecurity
Abreu Advogados has a dedicated team specialised in privacy and data security matters. Through this Data Protection and Cybersecurity Service, we offer solutions that ensure compliance with the applicable legislation on data protection and cybersecurity.
We manage projects aimed at verifying compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and other applicable legislation, at assessing impacts on personal data protection, as well as at the assessment of cybersecurity-associated risks, both from a strictly legal perspective and from a technical perspective. In the latter case, we have set up partnerships with other entities for the purpose.
Our work has involved an assortment of clients, from big multinationals to small and medium-sized national enterprises, guiding them in audits – assessing how they gather, process and protect the personal data of the customers or clients, workers and third parties they have dealings with – and providing advice on the day-to-day management of privacy issues, particularly as regards compliance with the guidelines issued by the Portuguese supervisory authority.
Our work provides full coverage for all the areas of substance related to privacy and data protection owing to our experience with clients from a wide variety of leading companies in various sectors, including consumer goods, banking and financial services, health services, internet services, pharmaceuticals, telecommunications, and so on …
In particular, our services cover the following:
- Initial and periodic audits;
- Data protection and security litigation;
- Privacy in human resources;
- Assessing the impact of new technologies;
- Cross-border data transfers.