Rainer Hughes

Data Protection

Data protection and cyber security regulation are issues that businesses cannot ignore.

With the growth of e-commerce and digital communication businesses are now more than ever before responsible for information about their customers, targets, and employees.

Our team’s knowledge and understanding of General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and reporting requirements for the Information Commissioners Office (ICO), is supported by leading specialist advisors, who jointly deliver the right strategy and solution for your legal Data Protection requirements.

We help you understand complex data and cyber security issues and work with you to minimise legal risks and ensure compliance.   Assisting with data breaches and subject access requests, Rainer Hughes provides clear, accurate, pragmatic legal advice which can add value to your business. We advise on all aspects of data protection law including privacy notices, information security, workforce monitoring, international data transfers and other data subject rights such as the right to be forgotten. 

If you have concerns about Data Protection or simply wish to discuss a matter with one of our expert lawyers, please do not hesitate to contact.

Key Experience

Advised on a cross border shareholder settlement dispute involving a sum of £1,200,000 and a Put and Call Option Agreement (UK – Netherlands).

Advised a Lithuanian company in relation to the restructure of the company’s portfolio and assets in the sum of £5,200,000.

Drafted Cross Border Introducer Agreement (UK and California) for AstroFX an Educational Forex Trading Company.

Advised a Ramada Hotel franchise holder in relation to the acquisition of a hotel and various properties to form part of the group.