James is an Associate Solicitor in our Intellectual Property, Technology and Privacy Department.

James advises on all aspects of Data Privacy, law, including compliance with Irish and EU data protection and privacy laws, data processing agreements and advising on transparency obligations under the GDPR.

James also advises on all types of commercial contracts including distribution, agency and franchise agreements and website/app terms and conditions and related documents, as well as on e-commerce and consumer law.

James’ IP experience includes advising on IP ownership, registration, protection and enforcement matters, including trade mark registrations, renewals, enforcement and commercialisation. James also regularly carries out due diligence on IP issues arising from M&A and other corporate transactions.

Experience

  • Advising Irish and international clients on a wide range of data privacy related matters including drafting privacy documentation (such as data processing agreements and privacy notices) and advising on general transparency obligations under the GDPR.  
  • Advising Irish and international clients in relation international data transfers, and implementation of appropriate internal policies and procedures.
  • Advising on personal data breaches and on responding to data subject access requests.
  • Advising on compliance with the ePrivacy Directive including relating to cookies and direct marketing.
  • Advising on data processing agreements.
  • Advising ICAVs on compliance with data protection law.
  • Advising on data protection obligations flowing from the asset sale of a large Irish hire purchase and leasing company.
  • Advised a leading multinational on its yearly prize competition for compliance with Irish Law.
  • Advising on IP ownership and licensing arrangements.
  • Advising on due diligence matters relating to IP in corporate transactions.
  • Advising on copyright law issues in publishing industry including for authors.
  • Advising on filing, renewing and enforcing Irish and European Trade Marks.
  • Drafting online terms and conditions, terms of sale, privacy notices and general website compliance.
  • Advising on IP issues relating to technology businesses including IP ownership and licensing arrangements and trade mark matters.
  • Drafting and advising on Software as a Service (SaaS) Agreements and other software licenses.

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  • Bachelor of Civil Law
    University College Dublin
    2018
  • Admitted to Roll of Solicitors in Ireland
    Law Society of Ireland
    2022
  • Diploma in Technology and Intellectual Property Law
    Law Society of Ireland
    2022

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