Ivan Rotunno

Special Counsel


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Member of the Corporate Group, with experience in civil and commercial contracts, general corporate transactions and corporate governance.

Ivan has developed, also during his periods of externship in Coca Cola HBC Italia, Ing Direct Italia N.V. and Banca Esperia S.p.A. – Mediobanca Group, experience in regulatory and compliance matters, including Privacy and Data Protection, compliance with Legislative Decree 231/2001, Whistleblowing.

He is advising many clients in relation to the compliance to the Regulation (EU) 2016/679 on data protection and has been appointed as external Data Protection Officer and his expertise is recognized by Italian and international clients.

He is a regular lecturer in Seminars concerning privacy and data protection, cybersecurity, whistleblowing, legislative decree 231/2001.

Posts by: Ivan Rotunno

Guidance from E.U. Supervisory Authorities on Data Processing in a Time of COVID-19

The European Data Protection Board (EDPB) and a number of European data protection supervisory authorities have recently issued guidance on processing personal data, including special categories of personal data (i.e., health data), in connection with COVID-19. While the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) generally harmonizes data protection laws across Europe, E.U. Member States may derogate from the law in certain circumstances, including in matters of “public interest.” It is therefore critical for companies to keep abreast of the latest guidance issued by supervisory authorities in jurisdictions relevant to their businesses to ensure they comply with any local law guidance. READ MORE