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Josh James is an associate in the Antitrust and Competition group and member of the firm’s Data Privacy and Security Team.  His practice is focused on advising clients on complying with data privacy and data security regulations at both the state and federal levels.  Josh is also a member of the firm’s Data Breach hotline.

Mr. James has experience advising clients on advertising matters and has assisted clients in responding to investigations conducted by the FTC and the National Advertising Division of the Advertising Self-Regulatory Council.

Mr. James is also a member of the firm Public Policy and Government Affairs group.  He advises client on compliance with federal election laws and regulations and federal and state lobbying laws and regulations.

Professional Affiliations

    • International Association of Privacy Professionals (“IAPP”), Member
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  • Co-author “Current Data Security Issues for Financial Services Firms,” Journal of Investment Compliance, Volume 17, Issue 3, 2016
  • Co-author "Politics in the Private-Sector Workplace: Coexistance or Collision?" Bloomberg BNA Daily Labor Report, June 2015
  • Co-Author "Lessons from Anthem: Preparing for the Breach," Antitrust Health Care Chronicle, April 2015
  • "Data Security--Made Simpler," Better Business Bureau's Data Security Guide, 2013 update

Speaking Engagements

  • "Current Issues with Whistleblower-Retaliation Claims: A Guide for In-House Employment and Corporate Attorneys," sponsored by CELESQ AttorneysEd Center, May 25, 2016
  • "Monitoring Employee Use of Computers, Phones, Social Media and More: Latest Developments for In-House Corporate and Employment Lawyers," sponsored by CELESQ AttorneysEd Center, January 26, 2016