COVID-19: data privacy & security survey- Baker McKenzie

COVID-19: data privacy & security survey- Baker McKenzie

As COVID-19 quickly spreads across the globe and has now been officially declared a pandemic, many companies are facing difficult business and legal challenges and are required to make some urgent decisions in order to keep their workforce safe and ensure business continuity. Data plays a crucial role in containing the spread of the virus but not every data processing can be justified on that basis. A balance must be found between protecting public health and personal privacy.

Baker McKenzie is pleased to provide you with a guide designed to assist employers assess whether or not certain data processing they may consider in light of COVID-19 is compliant with data privacy regulation.

Click here to access the guide, which features high-level views on five common questions companies are facing from Baker McKenzie lawyers.

This updated version now includes 39 jurisdictions.