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Zoltán Balázs Kovács

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Zoltán Balázs Kovács primarily focuses on data protection. Zoltán supports various local and foreign companies regarding data protection issues, including data processing at work, whistle-blowing schemes, compliance with the GDPR and various sector-specific laws. He is regularly involved in drawing up data privacy policies  and the assessment and management of data breaches.

 

He is fluent in English.

"Speed, service-mindedness and a strong international team" are recognised by clients as the department's main strengths.

Chambers Europe, 2020, TMT Department

 

"They understand the market very well and fully represent our real interest."

Chambers Europe, 2019, TMT Department

Rankings:

 

  • Chambers Europe, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, Employment: Band 2

 

  • Chambers Europe, 2020, 2019, TMT: Band 3

 

  • Chambers Europe, 2018, TMT: Recognised Practitioner

 

  • Legal500, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, Employment: Tier 2

 

  • Legal500, 2020, 2019, 2018, TMT: Tier 3

GDPR QUICK GUIDE

06. 09. 2017. Zoltán Balázs Kovács, Anikó Keller, David Kerpel, Lilla Kiss
GDPR QUICK GUIDE

GDPR QUICK GUIDE

06. 09. 2017. Zoltán Balázs Kovács, Anikó Keller, David Kerpel, Lilla Kiss

Employment brochure

19. 01. 2018. Hédi Bozsonyik, Adrienn Tar, Zoltán Balázs Kovács, Anikó Keller, David Kerpel, Katalin Grósz, Orsolya Görgényi
Employment brochure

Employment brochure

19. 01. 2018. Hédi Bozsonyik, Adrienn Tar, Zoltán Balázs Kovács, Anikó Keller, David Kerpel, Katalin Grósz, Orsolya Görgényi

The employment team of Szecskay Attorneys at Law is top ranked by all independent legal directories, praised by peers and trusted by clients.

We have extensive experience in all fields of employment law through the representation of both local and foreign clients.

Because we realise both the importance and the sensitivity of labour force management, our employment law team is committed to providing pro-active, effective and up-to-date assistance to our clients on all labour related matters.


Data Protection, Employment Law and Economic Measures during Corona Crisis

25. 03. 2020. Zoltán Balázs Kovács
Data Protection, Employment Law and Economic Measures during Corona Crisis

Data Protection, Employment Law and Economic Measures during Corona Crisis

25. 03. 2020. Zoltán Balázs Kovács

Summary of the statement of the European Data Protection Board on data processing during the pandemic

31. 03. 2020. Zoltán Balázs Kovács
Summary of the statement of the European Data Protection Board on data processing during the pandemic

Summary of the statement of the European Data Protection Board on data processing during the pandemic

31. 03. 2020. Zoltán Balázs Kovács

Things to do for UK insurers due to Brexit

22. 04. 2020. Sándor Németh, Zoltán Balázs Kovács
Things to do for UK insurers due to Brexit

Things to do for UK insurers due to Brexit

22. 04. 2020. Sándor Németh, Zoltán Balázs Kovács

Quick guide on how to restart office work in light of the threat of the coronavirus

11. 05. 2020. Hédi Bozsonyik, Zoltán Balázs Kovács
Quick guide on how to restart office work in light of the threat of the coronavirus

Quick guide on how to restart office work in light of the threat of the coronavirus

11. 05. 2020. Hédi Bozsonyik, Zoltán Balázs Kovács

New job-creating wage subsidy helps companies rebuild in the midst of the pandemic-caused economic crisis

12. 06. 2020. Hédi Bozsonyik, Zoltán Balázs Kovács
New job-creating wage subsidy helps companies rebuild in the midst of the pandemic-caused economic crisis

New job-creating wage subsidy helps companies rebuild in the midst of the pandemic-caused economic crisis

12. 06. 2020. Hédi Bozsonyik, Zoltán Balázs Kovács

Management of Occupational Safety and Data Protection Risks Arising During Work From Home – Part 1

28. 09. 2020. Hédi Bozsonyik, Zoltán Balázs Kovács
Management of Occupational Safety and Data Protection Risks Arising During Work From Home – Part 1

Management of Occupational Safety and Data Protection Risks Arising During Work From Home – Part 1

28. 09. 2020. Hédi Bozsonyik, Zoltán Balázs Kovács

MANAGEMENT OF OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND DATA PROTECTION RISKS ARISING DURING WORK FROM HOME – PART 2

02. 10. 2020. Zoltán Balázs Kovács, Hédi Bozsonyik
MANAGEMENT OF OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND DATA PROTECTION RISKS ARISING DURING WORK FROM HOME – PART 2

MANAGEMENT OF OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND DATA PROTECTION RISKS ARISING DURING WORK FROM HOME – PART 2

02. 10. 2020. Zoltán Balázs Kovács, Hédi Bozsonyik

Bar Memberships:

 

  • Budapest Bar Association (since 2005)

 

Other professional memberships:

 

  • International Association of Young Lawyers (AIJA)
  • Master's, McGill University, Institute of Comparative Law (2002)

 

  • J.D., ELTE, Faculty of Law (2000, summa cum laude)