The Privacy team at Hunton & Williams has authored several chapters of the recently published 2017 guide to data protection and privacy for Getting the Deal Through. The publication covers data privacy and data protection laws in 26 jurisdictions across the globe. Wim Nauwelaerts, Privacy team partner in the firm’s Brussels office, served as the contributing editor of the guide and co-authored the Belgium chapter and the EU overview.

Several other global Privacy team members also prepared chapters for the publication, including the opening chapter on “Safe Harbor and the Privacy Shield,” written by Aaron P. Simpson. The chapters on Belgium, the United Kingdom and the United States were written by David Dumont (Belgium), Wim Nauwelaerts (Belgium), Lisa J. Sotto (United States), Aaron P. Simpson (United States) and Bridget Treacy (United Kingdom).