Viviane Nóbrega Maldonado, CIPP/E


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Viviane Nóbrega Maldonado is Of Counsel of Brazil and Portugal and Judge of São Paulo Court of Justice - TJSP (1993/2018). She holds a Master in Comparative Law (MCL) from Samford University (USA) and presented her thesis on “The Right to be Forgotten”. She also holds an MBA in International Relations from Fundação Getúlio Vargas in (Brasil) having presented her thesis in “The Swiss Banking Secrecy and the International Society”. Viviane’s post graduate work was in Civil Law from Escola Paulista da Magistratura (São Paulo School of Judges) and presented her thesis in “The right to Privacy and Public Persons”.

Viviane’s publishing experience includes; coordinator and author of the book "Comments to the GDPR", Ed. Thomson Reuters, 2018, and author of the book "Right to be Forgotten", Ed. Novo Século, 2017. She is also author of several academic articles published in Brazil and abroad and is a teacher in Data Protection and Digital Law at the level of executive education.

An idealizer and coordinator of the first event and first course on GDPR in Brazil, with 7 editions to date, Viviane has coordinated the first Privacy Summit Brazil (IBM) and is a Mentor of Legal Hackatons in Brazil and abroad.



Contributions by Viviane Nóbrega Maldonado

  • 2nd Mock Trial / 2o Julgamento Simulado
    Speaker at Virtual Río de Janeiro and São Paulo KnowledgeNet: 7 March 2022
  • Brazil LGPD: The work that has been done by the National Data Protection Authority to support the Law
    Speaker at Virtual Detroit KnowledgeNet: August 4, 2021
  • How to Comply with Brazil's Data Protection Law by Leveraging Your GDPR Program
    Web Conference Speaker
  • 1° Rio de Janeiro KnowledgeNet Mock Trial
    Speaker at Virtual Rio de Janeiro KnowledgeNet: 29 March 2021
  • Member of Training Advisory Board 2021 - 2022
  • Speaker at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2020 - Canceled
  • Member of Training Advisory Board 2019 - 2020