Firms Push For Privacy Groups As Data Security Realm Heats Up

Law360, New York (September 19, 2012, 10:13 PM EDT) -- Law firms are responding to companies' growing need for expertise on privacy matters by starting their own privacy-focused practice groups, and the trend is likely to continue as regulators, lawmakers and class action plaintiffs hone in on this area, attorneys say.

Recent years have witnessed an explosion in the number of privacy and data security practice groups across the U.S., most recently exemplified by the launch of a privacy and information governance practice at Jenner & Block LLP in September, the establishment of a data and...
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