Enterprise data risk management is a fundamental component of good corporate and information governance, and a key focus of regulators. Improving enterprise data risk management across a business can reduce its long-term operational costs, privacy and cyber security risks, data footprint, and litigation risks. At Reed Smith, our cross-disciplinary team can help you better understand the risks associated with your data and develop strategies and internal controls to improve data governance. Clients benefit from our practical and action-oriented advice, geared towards identifying and managing data assets, modernizing IT systems and establishing policies that protect your organization and its data.
Our lawyers collaborate with your team to evaluate industry-specific issues impacting your organization. We advise clients on all aspects of technology and data risk, including defensible disposal, legal/regulatory record retention and recordkeeping, data integrity, eDiscovery, privacy and cyber security, and data integration and separation related to acquisitions and divestitures.