Nick is a senior lawyer in the Simmons & Simmons Middle East Digital Business Law practice. Nick has over a decade of experience advising companies and government entities in North America, London and Dubai on complex issues of regulatory compliance in the area of data privacy and telecom regulations. Prior to practising law, Nick had a career in academia where his research focused on public policy and optimal regulatory design. Nick has written extensively on data protection and cloud computing regulation.
The UAE does not have a full federal data protection and privacy law, nor does it have a regulatory authority. But, matters are evolving and this panel will explore what the future might herald for regulations in the United Arab Emirates.
Host: Antonis Patrikios, Partner, Dentons
Lori Baker, VP, Legal & Director of Data Protection, DIFC
Ben Gibson, Legal Director, CMS
Nick Roudev, Managing Associate, Simmons & Simmons