Mónica Oliveira Costa

Mónica Oliveira Costa

Partner

Practice Areas
  • Information Technology, Privacy and Data Protection, Health and Life Sciences, Telecommunication, Intellectual Property, Consumer, Advertising, Labour, Immigration and Environmental Law
Contact

Email: monica.costa@cralaw.com

 

Languages
  • English
  • Spanish
Member
  • Portuguese Bar Association (since 2002)
  • ItechLaw (since 2009)
  • IAPP (since 2010)

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Certifications
  • CIPP/E

Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe


Professional Experience

  • Equity Partner since 2009
  • Associate (2002-2009)
  • Speaker at “Annual European Data Protection Intensive” organised by DataGuidance (2008-2011)
  • Speaker at seminars organised by IIR – Institute for International Research (Electronic and Informatic Contracts)
  • Speaker at seminars organised by NPF – Pesquisa e Formação (Energy efficiency in your business); Implementation of Measures for the Management, Valorisation and Treatment of Waste Water and Effluents
  • Moderator on the Data Protection & Privacy panel of the ItechLaw European Conference – Oslo, 2011
  • Speaker on the Data Protection panel “EU General Data Protection Regulation” da ItechLaw European Conference – Roma, 2012
  • CIPP/E – Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (since 2013)
  • Speaker at the Data Protection Conference organized by the Lisbon District Council of the Portuguese Bar Association – Lisbon, 2014


Academic Education

  • Licentiate Degree in Law from Universidade Católica de Lisboa (1999)
  • Post-Graduate studies in Consumer Law at Lisbon Law Faculty (2004)
  • Post-Graduate studies in Information Society Law at the Lisbon Faculty of Law (2005)


Publications

  • Articles Published in Semanário Económico
  • Article “Workers’ Health Portugal” (2008), DataGuidance, Cecile Park Publishing, Ltd.
  • Article “Whistleblowing Portugal” (2009), DataGuidance, Cecile Park Publishing, Ltd.
  • Article “New guidelines on workplace drug and alcohol testing” (2011), dataprotectionlaw&policy
  • CoAuthor of the Portugal chapter of the Publication “Getting the Deal Through Telecoms & Media” (Editions 2011 – 2013)
  • Author of the Portugal chapter of the guidebook Data Protection & Privacy, The European Lawyer Reference Series, Thomson Reuters (Editions 2012 and 2014)
  • Author of the Portugal chapter of the Publication “Getting the Deal Through Data Protection & Privacy” (Editions 2013-2015)