Marcus is a communications, media and technology lawyer based in London. He focuses on data privacy and IT services.
He has advised on data privacy since the coming into force of the 1998 Data Protection Act and his practice includes cross border privacy solutions, general corporate compliance and privacy issues arising out of online products or complex data sharing transactions. Recent examples of his data protection work range from providing advice on privacy restrictions relating to the setting up of customer user portal across 17 jurisdictions to advising a US entity subpoenaed by a federal authority as to the privacy restrictions imposed on its EU subsidiary.
Marcus specialises in all aspects of IT and business process outsourcing transactions. He has successfully negotiated a number of large offshore and multi-jurisdictional deals and also advises on disputes and re-negotiations in the sector for both multinational customers, public sector bodies and industry suppliers. He also advises on software licensing, e-commerce and trade mark licensing and IT issues in M&A transactions.
His clients include financial services organisations, professional services firms, public sector bodies and media companies including AIG Inc, PwC, The Boston Consulting Group and Trinity Mirror.
Marcus regularly speaks at industry events on outsourcing, open source software issues and data protection. He is a member of the International Chamber of Commerce’s Taskforce on Data Privacy and the Society for Computers and Law.
The Article 29 Working Party issued three sets of guidelines just before Christmas on the GDPR requirements for data protection officers, the data portability right and on how to determine the lead supervisory authority..
January 31, 2017
We will be holding the next GDPR clinic in London on Tuesday November 15..
November 17, 2016
April 21, 2016
July 29, 2015
Norton Rose Fulbright’s GDPR Checklist is designed to give an illustrative overview of the requirements likely to impact most types of businesses and the practical steps that organizations need to take to meet those requirements..
May 12, 2016
Section 7 of the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA)provides individuals (or ‘data subjects’) with a right of access to their personal data by making data subject access requests (DSAR) of ‘data controllers’ – namely persons (including organisations) who either alone or with others determine how and for what purpose the personal data of others is processed..
April 21, 2016
The Court of Justice of the EU (CJEU) ruling in the Schrems v Facebook case invalidated the EU-US Safe Harbor framework on October 6, 2015..
November 03, 2015
Global legal practice Norton Rose Fulbright has today announced its first global partner promotions since entering the US market in June 2013..
April 23, 2014