Privacy, data usage, and security issues are a concern of every organization as these issues permeate all aspects of businesses – both online and offline. To meet the needs of its clients, RMZ has a growing privacy and security practice that provides general day-to-day advice on data privacy and security issues. RMZ’s privacy group has substantial knowledge of the latest laws and practices regarding privacy and data protection in both United States and Europe, and is currently assisting clients in becoming compliant with the General Data Protection Regulation, which takes effect on May 25, 2018. RMZ’s privacy group has litigation, regulatory, and technology compliance experience. RMZ counsels clients within virtually all industries on privacy and data security matters that affect business operations and assists them in creating and implementing company-wide compliance, as well as reducing their legal exposure in the event of a data breach. The members of RMZ’s privacy group are accredited by the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) as Certified Information Privacy Professionals (CIPP).