2012 World Technology Law Conference & Annual Meeting
May 3–4, 2012 • The Ritz-Carlton • Washington, D.C., U.S.A.
Mónica Oliveira Costa
Partner, Coelho Ribeiro & Associados; Lisbon, Portugal
Mónica Oliveira Costa is a partner at the Law Firm Coelho Ribeiro & Associados, at which her primary areas of practice are Data Protection, IT, Consumer Law, Marketing and Advertising Law. Her recent work includes advising national and multinational companies on regulatory and compliance with respect to local and global data protection programs, as well as on e-commerce, advertisement and marketing. She has authored articles on data protection, as well as, data protection law & policy and wrote the Portugal chapter for the European Lawyer Reference Series Data Protection & Privacy First Edition 2012.
Ms. Oliveira Costa graduated from the Catholic University of Lisbon, Portugal, with subsequent post-graduate studies in consumer and IT law. Within the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) she is the Portugal KnowledgeNet Chair for Lisbon. She has been a speaker in several seminars on legal issues from her practice in Portugal and was a speaker at the Annual European Data Protection Intensive (2008-2011) as a representative and privacy expert of Portugal.
Ms. Oliveira Costa is a member of the Portuguese Bar Association.