Vonne Laan, CIPP/E


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Privacy Lawyer

Vonne assists Dutch and international clients with various matters in the field of privacy, data protection and cybersecurity. She provides strategic advice that aligns commercial goals with compliance obligations. More specifically, Vonne’s work entails the design and implementation of GDPR compliance plans, drafting and negotiating privacy agreements (e.g. data processing agreements), drafting other privacy documentation (e.g. privacy statements) and developing processing registers (data mapping). She also advises on privacy-related matters regarding e.g. cookies and direct marketing. In addition, Vonne assists her clients in the event of enforcement by the competent authority or court proceedings.

Vonne is a frequent speaker at conferences and seminars. She also gives guest lectures at Nyenrode Business University and the Windesheim University of Applied Sciences. Vonne also is the author of the privacy law edition of a Dutch standard series (Boom Basics Privacyrecht). Furthermore, she is a permanent contributor to the Dutch journals on internet law (Tijdschrift voor Internetrecht) and data protection case law (Jurisprudentie Bescherming persoonsgegevens). 

Besides the IAPP, Vonne is a member of various Dutch law associations such as the Netherlands Association of Privacy Lawyers (Vereniging Privacyrecht Advocaten). This association is only open to members specialised - demonstrably and extensively - in the field of privacy law. Her other memberships include the Association for Privacy Law (VPR) and the Netherlands Association for Information Technology and Law (NVvIR).


Contributions by Vonne Laan

  • European Privacy Perspectives: What’s new?
    Speaker at Virtual Joint KnowledgeNets: October 19, 2022
  • Multidisciplinary Discussion Around the AI Act - Cooperation Event with EY
    Speaker at In-Person Netherlands KnowledgeNet: 7 June 2022
  • How To Deal with the One-Stop-Shop
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2021
  • Profiling and Automated Decision Making in Light of Recent Cases Against Uber
    Speaker at Virtual Netherlands KnowledgeNet: 27 September 2021