Data Security and Privacy

Sabety +associates, PLLC advises international clientele in Data Security and Privacy

Sabety +associates, PLLC has extensive experience in the area of data security and data privacy.

Sabety’s experience as a computer scientist puts him at the forefront of attorneys in the data security field because of his intimate knowledge of how encryption algorithms work, how data security protocols work—or not. Ted Sabety has spoken publicly about responding to data security incidents and maintaining and confirming the security of data processing systems at multiple panels, including at the NY Tech Alliance in New York City. The firm advises clients seeking advice on handling data that is Personally Identifiable Information (PII) or Electronic Medical Record (EMR) data subject to the Health Information Portability Act (HIPAA), or FTC regulation and negotiating licenses or limitations on use of such data.

The firm monitors data security and privacy policy trends in the US and EU in order to ensure that its clients in computer-related or consumer-related businesses mitigate the downside risk of a data loss even or privacy violation. The firm has experience negotiating contractual terms in strategic transactions that allocate data loss risk in a manner that benefits the client. The firm’s data security expertise has been used in the context of its IT practice to negotiate transactions that address data security and data integrity in order to meet the requirements of Securities and Exchange Commission reporting requirements. Further, the firm drafts privacy policies for client websites as well as End User License Agreements with appropriate language that navigates between the need to shift risk away from the client while maintaining enforceability and complying with regulatory law.

In the patent field itself, the firm has filed and/or obtained patents applicable to data security processes for documents, ticketing and blockchain applications.