Dr. Annette Demmel is a partner in the Data Privacy, Cybersecurity &
Digital Assets Practice Group in Berlin. For 20 years, Annette has advised
national and international businesses on technology and privacy laws in
many industries, focusing on the development of new digital products, the
implementation of data-driven technology and the digital transformation
Annette regularly leads the implementation of international privacy compliance
programs, and provides advice on policy and regulatory issues arising in
relation to the digitalization of workflows.
Advising on international data transfer mechanisms in international groups,
including the implementation of Binding Corporate Rules, and the addition of
newly acquired companies to that. Worldwide project management in relation
to the implementation of international privacy programs.
Advising a multinational company on the restructuring of the group IT
services, as well as negotiations with local works councils regarding privacy
and co-determination rights with regard to cloud services and centrally
Advising on transitional services agreements for IT in various transactions
and different industries.
Advising companies in the education sector on the use of distance learning
systems and privacy aspects.
Advising a medical research company on the implementation of a
comprehensive GDPR compliance program, including its electronic patient
records system and data deletion concepts in this regard.
Advising on international cooperation in relation to cancer research data.
Structuring the internet platform terms and privacy strategy for a worldwide
Advising a non-commercial association on structuring a platform for its
worldwide data exchange with member companies and online collaboration.
Handling data breaches for international businesses, coordinating
notifications worldwide and negotiations with authorities.
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