Scott Technology Attorneys

Security & Privacy

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Privacy Transactions

Many companies are struggling with the issue of vendor management and outsourcing.  While outsourcing technology and account services can be valuable in industries like banking and healthcare, the original service provider has the responsibility to ensure that the data is protected.  Scott & Scott represents companies in business transactions affecting privacy to ensure that the risks of a data security incident are properly allocated.  Our lawyers assist with provider due diligence and negotiate and draft contracts that mitigate risk and ensure compliance with applicable law. 

Representative Matters

  • Advised financial institution regarding agreements with affiliated and non-affiliated entities to ensure compliance with the GLBA Privacy Rule.
  • Reviewed current Business Associate Agreements for health care organizations to ensure compliance with HIPAA.
  • Represent businesses in real estate, IT services, healthcare, and financial services in connection with outsourcing agreements affecting data privacy and information security.