Harry A. Valetk is a companion in the World Privateness and Security Follow group centered in New York, advising global businesses on privateness and information security compliance requirements. He on a regular basis supports providers in economic services, retail, pharmaceutical/ health care, journey/hospitality, cloud technology, and production industries. His exercise is focused on offering commercially practical tips to really regulated providers on building security, privateness, and technologically compliant remedies. Harry’s practice routinely covers a large selection of troubles on worldwide regulatory implementation readiness for privateness legislation, together with GDPR, CCPA, CPRA, HIPAA, GLBA, the Children’s On-line Privacy Safety Act (COPPA). He also operates with providers in producing tailored complete incident response options, trainings, table-top workouts, and advising senior administration on liability possibility mitigation.
Harry places on an insider’s point of view when advising his clients creating on his in-property working experience as Director of MetLife’s International Privateness Business office in New York for nearly 7 a long time. In that role, he supported enterprise traces in extra than 60 countries to protect the private information of above 90 million MetLife shoppers. Moreover, he led quite a few strategic initiatives to establish out a worldwide Privateness Threat Framework, reach worldwide compliance with applicable privacy and facts safety legislation, deploy cross-border info transfer methods, implement world wide training and recognition initiatives, and handle info and cyber protection incidents. Prior to MetLife, Harry led the video clip game publishing industry’s privateness compliance initiatives as the Director of Privateness On the net for the Entertainment Software package Score Board and its COPPA Protected Harbor Seal Application. Last but not least, Harry served as a trial attorney for the U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Division.