April 2016

San Francisco Partner Dan Rockey was the subject of an interview posted April 19 by Legal Executive Institute regarding his April 21 webcast: What In-House Counsel Need to Know about Data Privacy in the Sharing Economy. “I think the main takeaway is that the legal departments of sharing economy companies need to focus on building-in privacy by design. They need to start from a good framework and a good privacy policy, and they need to obviously appreciate that they’re going to be collecting massive amounts of data on an ongoing basis,” Rockey said. “In-house counsel will also want to make sure that the business side of the company is aware of these issues, and is integrated and working in cooperation with the legal department.” Click here to read the full interview.