Data Protection

PwC Legal’s data protection attorneys have expert knowledge in privacy and personal data protection law. Our team has advised various Estonian and foreign companies, including  companies active in the finance, insurance, hospitality, workforce rental, medicine, IT, trade and crypto market.

Working with the PwC network’s finest business, management, risk management and IT consultants, as well as tax and transaction specialists, our team is able to develop innovative solutions that work in practice. As we are a part of a global network, we can carry out even the most complicated projects by involving the competence of legal advisors from other countries. Because of that, we are able to provide a one-stop shop solution to international businesses, enabling to achieve compliance with the requirements under Estonian data protection regulations, as well as those of other locations where they conduct their business.

Among others, we offer our clients the following services:  

  • We advise our clients on daily legal questions concerning personal data, incl.  cross-border transfer of personal data, direct marketing, determining legal bases for processing personal data and defining data retention periods.
  • We perform compliance analyses, during which we assess the compliance of the company’s activities with the requirements deriving from data protection laws (incl. the GDPR) and prepare an action plan to bring the activities into compliance with the applicable data protection laws.
  • We prepare the documentation necessary under the applicable data protection laws, incl. privacy notices, cookie notices, consents, data processing agreements, internal procedural rules.
  • We help prepare registers of processing activities, keeping of which is compulsory under the GDPR.
  • We perform data protection impact assessments.
  • We perform legal analyses.
  • We offer data protection trainings to various target groups, incl. to employees, taking into account the specific characteristics and field of activity of the company.
  • We advise data protection officers (DPOs).
  • We represent and advise our clients in supervisory and court proceedings related to data protection law.

 

Contact us

Mari-Liis Orav

Senior Associate

PwC Legal Estonia

Advokaadibüroo PricewaterhouseCoopers Legal OÜ

Tel: +372 6141 858

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