Kevin Coy is a partner in the Privacy Practice.
Mr. Coy focuses his practice on advising privacy-sensitive organizations on domestic and international privacy law and policy matters concerning a wide range of personal information, including credit and financial information, criminal history information, health information, and human resources information. Mr. Coy also represents clients in proceedings before the Federal Trade Commission on a range of privacy and security issues, including matters pertaining to the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLB), Section 5 of the FTC Act, data privacy, data security and data breach issues. Mr. Coy also advises clients on issues relating to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) created by the Dodd-Frank Act.
Mr. Coy also advises clients on online privacy issues, the conduct of privacy impact assessments and privacy best practices. He advises clients on data security and breach notification laws and best practices for responding to a data security incident. Mr. Coy has extensive experience advising clients regarding compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, the Drivers’ Privacy Protection Act (DPPA), HIPAA privacy and security regulations and other federal and state privacy laws and regulations. Internationally, Mr. Coy advises clients on transborder data flow issues and other matters in connection with the European Union (EU) Data Privacy Directive and implementing national laws (and the EU/U.S. Safe Harbor), Canada’s PIPEDA, and other foreign privacy laws and regulations.