Peter Blenkinsop

Partner - Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

Peter Blenkinsop is a Partner at Drinker Biddle & Reath. He has over 15 years of experience in advising companies on compliance with data protection laws, and he co-chairs the firm’s Information Privacy, Security & Governance (IPSG) practice. Peter has worked with dozens of life science companies on privacy projects, analyzing specific programs and activities, providing advice on compliance with relevant laws, conducting large-scale privacy gap assessments to compare practices to legal requirements and best practices, and assisting organizations in development of data protection programs. Peter received his JD from Georgetown University and his BA from Yale University.

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Posted on 13.05.2019

Data Protection: If It ain’t broke, don’t fix it?

On May 25, 2018, the GDPR became effective across the EU, simultaneously resulting in a ‘consistent and homogenous application’ of data protection rules across the Union (per Recital 10 of the Regulation). For data protection professionals at medical technology companies, the clarity brought by the GDPR has meant that resources can be redirected towards ensuring […]

By Peter Blenkinsop Partner - Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP