On Wednesday, October 6, 2021, Baker McKenzie partners Harry Valetk and Brian Hengesbaugh, Global Chair of the Firm’s Data Privacy & Security Business Unit, presented at the Global Data Protection Boot Camp 2021 hosted by the Practising Law Institute.

The boot camp boasted an impressive line-up of data privacy experts from both government and industry to share practical insights.  The half-day program was comprised of the following four segments:

  • Introduction and Legislative Developments in Data Protection Laws
  • Nuts and Bolts of Building a CCPA Compliance Program
  • COVID-19, Pandemic Planning, and Global Data Privacy Strategies
  • Nuts and Bolts of Building a Global Data Protection Program
Pictured above (L to R): Brian Hengesbaugh, Stacey Schesser and Harry Valetk presenting in San Francisco, CA.

If you are interested to learn more about the Global Data Protection Boot Camp program and materials, please click here to register on PLI’s website.


Harry is a partner based in New York. He advises global organizations on privacy and data security compliance requirements. His practice is focused on delivering commercially practical advice on designing security, privacy, and technologically compliant solutions.


Brian provides advice on global data privacy, data protection, cybersecurity, digital media, direct marketing information management, and other legal and regulatory issues. He is Chair of Baker McKenzie's Global Data Privacy and Security group.