James T. Shreve, CIPP/US, CIPT, is an attorney in the Washington, DC, office of BuckleySandler LLP. Shreve represents the financial services industry and other clients in a wide range of compliance matters, with a focus on privacy and data security issues. His practice includes advising clients regarding information sharing, safeguarding requirements, privacy notices, privacy and data security policies, identity theft red flags, and privacy and data security provisions in contracts. He advises on information sharing and use issues in corporate mergers, acquisitions and spin-offs. He also has assisted clients in addressing hundreds of data security incidents. Shreve is a frequent speaker at conferences on privacy and security and he has authored several articles on these subjects.