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In-Person Event

U.S. Specialist Briefing: Transfer Impact Assessments & Data Protection Issues in the U.S.

Wednesday, April 26, 8:30 – 10:30 AM

Story Kamppi,  Kamppi Shopping centre, 5th floor, Urho Kekkosenkatu 1, Helsinki 

Event Details

What legal issues do Finnish companies face when doing business in the U.S.? Join us for a breakfast seminar featuring attorneys John Haarlow, Founding Partner, and Lindsay Dansdill, Partner at Mercer Oak, on April 26 from 8:30­ – 10:30 AM at Story Kamppi.


With over 15 years of experience, John is an expert on litigation strategy, crisis management, and compliance, as well as risk assessment in connection with commercial contracts, product launches, and transactions.

Lindsay has extensive experience working with Nordic companies doing business in the U.S. to provide guidance and advice on potential legal challenges faced by international companies, especially in the areas of risk prevention and other general corporate matters.


Our discussion will cover key topics including:

  • Data protection legislation and its impact on companies transferring data from the EU
  • The pros and cons of arbitration as an alternative to litigation
  • Employment issues to consider for U.S.-based employees
  • Avoiding legal risks when financing a start-up

The seminar will conclude with a Q&A.

Our Partners

For more information contact:

Mike Klyszeiko

Director, Launchpad USA

+358 45 140 4911