Lyn Nicholson is a General Counsel in the corporate and commercial group of Holding Redlich with a broad wealth of corporate and commercial experience. Lyn has significant expertise advising on complex corporate transactions.
Lyn’s commercial experience has focussed on intellectual property and information assets which have involved various technologies and regulatory regimes. Lyn’s experience includes developing and implementing privacy and information security policies and negotiating contracts for the exploitation of information assets. Lyn has significant experience in privacy and spam regulation.
Lyn advises on directors’ duties and a range of practical governance issues for both listed and unlisted companies.
Lyn advises clients on a range of corporate issues including:
15 Mar 18 to 06 Dec 18 - Sydney
This series will equip you with the knowledge and tools to buy and/or sell better, will ensure you remain compliant in this increasingly regulated environment, and will maximise your chances of success and beat off the competition.
16 May 2018 - Blog
#Data & Privacy
The Facebook Cambridge Analytica scandal dominated headlines for weeks. Public concern over digital privacy and data security is growing with every high profile data security breach. Businesses are being forced to adapt to an environment where individuals are aware that their personal data is valuable, vulnerable and, in many cases, commercially exploited by social media platforms and third parties.
15 May 2018 - Blog
On 7 May the NSW Information and Privacy Commission issued a fact sheet on NSW public sector agencies and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The GDPR affects organisations outside of the European Union (EU) where those organisations either provide goods or services to, or monitor the behaviour of individuals in the EU.
24 April 2018 - Blog
#Data & Privacy
A recent decision of the UK Information Commissioner has highlighted the risks for businesses who share information using Excel spreadsheets.