Speaking Engagement | September.23.2021 | 9am - 5pm (Eastern Daylight Time)Virtual Conference
Join Orrick’s Cyber, Privacy & Data Innovation Group at Incident Response Forum Europe 2021. Hosted by Cybersecurity Docket, each session is geared specifically for the legal and compliance professionals who have emerged as critical players during the aftermath of a data security incident.
The conference’s stellar faculty – including Orrick’s Keily Blair and Christian Schröder, along with senior European cybersecurity officials and over two dozen other legal and consulting luminaries in the field of incident response—will discuss the most important issues now facing attorneys and professionals who work in this area. Learn more about the virtual conference here.
Global Incident Response: Managing Incidents Impacting Global Enterprises
01:45pm - 02:30pm BST - September 23, 2021
Cyberattacks on the Supply Chain: Incident Response Strategies
02:40pm - 03:25pm BST - September 23, 2021
CLE Credits Available: Y
Dr. Christian Schröder heads Orrick's IP/IT & Data Privacy Practice Group in Germany in Orrick’s Düsseldorf Office. Christian advises medium sized (Mittelstand) companies to large multinationals on IP, Unfair and Deceptive Trade Practices, E-Commerce, IT and Data Privacy/Data Protection.
He is listed in Germany's leading lawyer ranking magazine JUVE as frequently recommended data privacy expert and clients recommend him to JUVE for his "reliable and actionable advice". Christian and his practice are also ranked by The Legal 500 Germany and The Legal 500 EMEA as well as Germany’s business journals WiWo and Handelsblatt for being among the leading German and European IT and data privacy practices (2019 and 2020), clients referred to him and his team as "Top data privacy expert", "extremely knowledgeable", and "able to explain complex legal issues in an easily understandable way so that both legal and economic decisions can be made". Christian Schröder is recommended for his "data protection expertise and quick comprehension as well as his entrepreneurial acumen."
Christian provides IP/IT advice in M&A transactions and advises on IP focused joint ventures. He supports companies on the set-up of webshops, outsourcings, license agreements, in cases of trademark or unfair and deceptive trade practice issues as well as on hard and software license and IT project agreements.
As a core member of Orrick's global Cyber, Privacy & Data Innovation practice, Christian has a special focus on data privacy/data protection matters. In particular, Christian advises on privacy compliance programs, a risk-based approach to privacy, on implementing databases and new software applications, in particular, cloud based solutions. He advises on IT and data privacy contracts, internal data privacy policies, binding corporate rules, user agreements on BYOD, whistleblowing schemes, e-discovery, security breaches, and intra-group data sharing on a national and international basis. Christian regularly represents market leading clients in IT and data privacy contract negotiations and regularly defends companies against unfair access to their know-how by competitors and against unfair poaching of customers and employees.