Dominique Shelton Leipzig, CIPP/US

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Mayer Brown

Partner, Cybersecurity & Data Privacy; Leader, Global Data Innovation & AdTech

Dominique Shelton Leipzig is a partner in Mayer Brown's Los Angeles office and a member of the Cybersecurity & Data Privacy practice. She serves as the lead for the Global Data Innovation as well as Ad Tech Privacy & Data Management practices. She is one of the country’s top privacy and data lawyers and her considerable experience helps clients navigate the evolving legal compliance issues related to privacy and data security for their digital data initiatives.

With more than 30 years of experience, Dominique provides strategic privacy and cyber-preparedness compliance advice, and defends, counsels and represents companies on privacy, global data security compliance, data breaches and investigations. Her experience includes defending companies under investigation by the Federal Trade Commission, attorneys general offices and other regulatory and government authorities. She advises companies on best practices in privacy, cybersecurity, data, mobile, cloud storage, Ad Tech privacy, Internet of Things and other areas of regulatory compliance



Dominique frequently conducts trainings for senior leadership, corporate boards and audit committees regarding risk identification and mitigation in the areas of privacy and cyber.

Recognized as a “Woman Leader in Tech Law” by The Recorder and as one of the most influential lawyers in digital media and e-commerce law by the Los Angeles Business Journal, Dominique has deep experience advising publicly traded and privately held companies in healthcare and med tech, media, entertainment, e-commerce, financial services and other industries. She leads companies in legal assessments of data security, cyber preparedness and compliance with such regulations as the California Confidentiality of Medical Information Act (CMIA), HIPAA, the Video Privacy Protection Act (VPPA), the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and the NIST Cybersecurity Framework.

 

Contributions by Dominique Shelton Leipzig

  • Perspectives on the Latest US Privacy Developments
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2022
  • Legal Implications of Dobbs: How Businesses Can Prepare for New Challenges
    Speaker at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2022
  • Trust Intelligence: The Evolution of Check-the-Box Privacy Programs
    Speaker at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2022
  • From ‘Nice to Have’ to ‘Must Have’: Impacts of Changing Data Retention Landscape
    Speaker at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2021
  • The Consent Paradox: The Challenge of Consent for Data Collection and Use
    Speaker at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2021
  • CPRA Comprehensive
    Forum Speaker at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2021
  • CPRA could obstruct existing employment rights
    The Privacy Advisor
  • Web Conference Speaker
  • Ambiguity in CPRA imperils content intended for underrepresented communities
    Privacy Perspectives
  • Member of Executive Committee 2021 - 2021
  • Spotlight on Inclusion in Privacy
    Speaker at Virtual Washington, DC KnowledgeNet: October 8, 2020
  • CCPA Enforcement: Enter the AG
    Speaker at IAPP Summit Sessions 2020 Online
  • “CCPA 2.0”: Your Guide to the California Privacy Rights Act
    Speaker at IAPP Summit Sessions 2020 Online
  • CCPA Enforcement: What to Expect after July 1
    Web Conference Speaker
  • “CCPA 2.0”: Your Guide to the California Privacy Rights Act
    Web Conference Speaker
  • Vendor Management and Contracting Readiness: Integration for Coming Regulations
    Speaker at IAPP Summit Sessions 2020 Online
  • Speaker at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2020 - Canceled
  • Member of Board of Directors 2020 - 2024
  • Q&A: With the Panelists
    Speaker at IAPP CCPA Comprehensive Live 2019
  • Working with Third Parties — Business and Service Provider Relationships
    Speaker at IAPP CCPA Comprehensive Live 2019
  • What the U.S. Regulatory Landscape Means for Your Privacy Program
    Speaker at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2019
  • Understanding the CCPA
    Forum Speaker at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2019
  • Implementing the CCPA: A Guide for Global Business, Second Edition
  • Leveraging Your GDPR Program for Compliance with the CCPA – Work needs to be done but there is still time!
    Speaker at Paris KnowledgeNet: 8 July 2019
  • Tracking CCPA Amendments and Benchmarking Readiness
    Web Conference Speaker
  • Understanding the CCPA
    Forum Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2019
  • Gray Areas in the CCPA
    Speaker at IAPP CCPA Comprehensive 2019
  • Q&A: Stump the Panelists
    Speaker at IAPP CCPA Comprehensive 2019
  • Out: GDPR; In: CCPA; Compare and Contrast
    Speaker at IAPP CCPA Comprehensive 2019
  • U.S. Privacy: The California Consumer Privacy Act and the GDPR – Overlaps and Gaps to Consider in Your Harmonized Privacy Program
    Web Conference Speaker
  • Marketing and Privacy: Building privacy by design into four key verticals of marketing
    Speaker at Phoenix KnowledgeNet: December 4, 2018