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.
As interest and investment in blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT) continues to grow, many businesses and governments are considering how this technology can be used for identity management and identity authentication purposes..
July 10, 2018
Our 5th annual European Data Protection Conference will take place in London, Paris, Frankfurt and Amsterdam from October 3-10..
October 10, 2017
April 21, 2016
July 29, 2015
This Friday the European Union General Data Protection Regulation comes into force..
May 22, 2018
European organisations have been preparing for some time to comply with the European Union’s new data protection law, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which applies to all organisations in the EU..
May 16, 2018
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has advised Bayerische Motoren Werke Aktiengesellschaft (BMW) on a joint venture with Daimler AG (Daimler) combining their global mobility services. The transaction was led by partners Frank Henkel and Dr Katrin Stiess. .
April 19, 2018
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has advised Al Rayan Bank Plc (Al Rayan) on a £250 million Sharia-compliant securitisation of home purchase plans (HPPs)..
February 16, 2018