Susan Hintze has provided legal counsel to tech and e-commerce clients for over 20 years - 16 years of which have been focused exclusively in the area of privacy and security. She focuses on regulatory compliance, legislative policy, and defends companies against federal, state, and city enforcement actions. She advises e-commerce, technology, analytics, advertising, media, gaming, and mobile companies on a wide range of U.S. and global privacy and data security issues. Representative areas include GDPR, CCPA, CAN-SPAM, the FTC Act, Children's Online Privacy Protections Act (COPPA), Video Privacy Protection Act (VPPA), SMS and telemarketing laws, data security and data breach notice obligations, behavioral targeting and advertising, online and mobile tracking, facial recognition and biometrics, cloud computing, drone laws, Big Data and Internet of Things. Ms. Hintze serves as Adviser to the American Law Institute’s project on Information Privacy Principles.
Ms. Hintze formerly co-chaired Cooley LLP's privacy group and co-led Perkins Coie's privacy group. She also gained valuable in-house experience as privacy counsel with Microsoft where she advised IT security, global sales and marketing, X-Box, HR, and legislative policy teams on privacy, data security, and online safety issues. Prior to Microsoft she served as lead privacy counsel at Dell.