IP, IT&C and Data Protection

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Bar affiliation

Bucharest Bar (admitted 2011)

Practice Areas

IP, IT&C and Privacy & Data Protection
Corporate/M&A
Labor

Roxana joined Biriş Goran in December 2012, and, as a senior associate, she is primarily handling IP, IT&C, Privacy & Data Protection matters, but her activity covers a broad range of legal services, including employment, corporate law and preparation of commercial contracts across a variety of fields and sectors.

On the IP and IT&C side, Roxana worked on various investment projects as part of due diligence teams and assisted with various software acquisition and licensing agreements, copyright assignments, services agreements, preparation of terms of use and privacy policies for various types of apps, online platforms or websites and other day-to-day licensing and trademark related issues.

Roxana is our firm's go to person for all Privacy & Data Protection related matters, having substantial experience on regulatory and compliance analysis on data collection and processing in a variety of industries, with a particular focus on the digital economy. Before joining Biriş Goran, Roxana worked as a Senior Contracts Specialist for Oracle, both in Romania and in the London office, being involved in several high-level licensing transactions with some of the largest players in the telecom and banking lines of business in the Europe-Middle East-Africa region.

Recent Experience

• Assisted Bosch Siemens Haushaltsgeräte, the largest manufacturer of home appliances in Europe and one of the leading companies in this sector on a global scale, related to a comprehensive and exhaustive assessment of all framework conditions and risks applicable to the services rendered by the Home Connect App, a service that inter alia permits the user to remote control their households appliances, in several markets worldwide. The project implied an extensive analysis of the personal data processing legal implications and regulatory and compliance in this regard;

• Assisted Cloud Treats Inc., software and mobile app developer, with all their legal endeavors in Romania, including terms of use and privacy policies for their apps, services and license agreements, trademark portfolio etc. Our ongoing assistance covers data protection compliance with regard to the HipMenu and HipFleet mobile apps and online platforms for services in the food delivery and transportation tracking industries;

• Assisted LeasePlan, a leading European leasing company, on various data protection related aspects, including geo-location tracking compliance matters;

• Assisted Ponderas, a leading Romanian private hospital with regard to data protection compliance in relation to medical services (processing of patients personal data, including sensitive medical data and image rights);

• Assisted Getlokal, a user generated website and mobile application, with respect to an international IPR corporate restructuring and various commercial, regulatory, IP and corporate matters, as well as data protection and privacy related aspects and trademark portfolio management;

• Assisted Advantage Software Factory, leading provider of software products and custom developed solutions, with the preparation and negotiation of a complex License and Services Agreement for a debt collection software sollution, with an international group of companies;

Career

• Senior Contracts Specialist, Oracle Romania (April 2010 - November 2012)
• Trainee Lawyer/Paralegal, various Romanian law firms (2007-2010)

Education

University of Bucharest, Faculty of Law (Law Degree, 2008)