About the Editors
Stephen W. Bernstein specializes in e-health, “big data,” deployment of electronic health record systems and health-related matters affected by the internet and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), as well as private equity investments, mergers, acquisitions, affiliations and joint ventures involving technology, hospitals and physicians. Stephen co-leads McDermott’s Digital Health Affinity Group and is the co-chair of McDermott’s Life Sciences Practice. Read Stephen’s full bio.
Lisa advises health care providers and technology companies on a variety of legal, regulatory and compliance matters with a particular focus on digital health topics, including telehealth, telemedicine, mobile health and consumer wellness. She advises a variety of health care providers and technology companies involved in “digital health” – the intersection of health software applications, analytical tools, medical technology and electronic data assets enabled by the Internet and mobile devices – on the applicable legal and regulatory infrastructure, with a particular focus on telehealth, telemedicine, mobile health and consumer wellness programs. Read Lisa’s full bio.
Michael is a leader of the Firm’s Global Privacy and Cybersecurity practice. Recognized as one of the nation’s leading lawyers in cybersecurity, Mike has guided clients through some of the largest and most complex data breaches, breaches involving more than 50 million records and incidents affecting persons in over 100 countries around the world. He counsels clients on compliance with US and international regulations relating to cybersecurity and data privacy, including compliance with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation and China’s Network Security Law. Read Mike’s full bio.
Romain focuses his practice on data privacy and data protection law, and advises on the full range of data protection and data security for clients in life sciences, automotive, insurance, e-commerce, leisure, social networks and even the public sector, especially in the context of smart cities projects. His experience extends to cross-border transfers of data, joint data controllers and/or data processor agreements, the formulation of privacy and/or cookies policies, and the use of personal data for marketing purposes, including through profiling techniques, notably in a Big Data context. Romain has also conducted numerous international data protection audits in order to ensure compliance with both EU and domestic data protection requirements, more specifically those resulting from the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which becomes applicable from May 25, 2018. Read Romain’s full bio.
Marshall advises health care providers, private equity firms and their portfolio companies, and technology companies involved in “digital health”—the intersection of health software applications, analytical tools, medical technology and electronic data assets enabled by the Internet and mobile devices—on a variety of legal, regulatory and compliance matters with a particular focus on digital health topics, including telehealth, telemedicine, mobile health and consumer wellness. Such engagements include assisting clients in developing and implementing telehealth programs by advising on issues related to professional licensure, scope of practice, informed consent, prescribing and reimbursement. Read Marshall’s full bio.
Amy focuses her practice on data privacy and cybersecurity. Her clients operate in a variety of industries in the United States and internationally, including health care, consumer products, retail, food and beverage, technology, banking and other financial services. Amy assists clients in identifying, evaluating and remediating privacy and data security risks on an enterprise level and global scale. She focuses on customizing pragmatic approaches to privacy, cybersecurity and other information management compliance matters, and advising on best practices that reflect a harmonization of international regulatory requirements. Amy also manages large and complex cyber incidents by guiding clients through the phases of breach response and post-incident remediation. In addition, Amy identifies and evaluates privacy and security risks in mergers, acquisitions and other corporate transactions. Read Amy’s full bio.