Data-driven businesses

Wiggin is not only a trusted advisor to some of the world’s best-known businesses, we also work with fast-growth, innovative companies operating at the intersection of technology and data, in areas including artificial intelligence and machine learning, big data, ad tech and data privacy. We work across areas including corporate establishment; corporate finance and funding; strategic partnering and joint venturing; IP acquisition, exploitation and transfer; and commercial transactions of all kinds.

Our team has advised clients including: News UK, Time Inc, IAC, FanDuel and Rated People, as well as ad-tech companies such as Audience Trading Platform and Sandtable, and a number of confidential betting and gaming companies.

Our specialist data privacy practice is unique in terms of its sector focus and the scope of its work, which ranges from advising on commercial data-driven transactions and cross-border and domestic regulatory compliance matters, to cyber security breach management, regulatory investigations and contentious matters relating to rights of publicity, defamation and reputation management. We have particular expertise in supporting data-rich businesses as they develop and launch new data-driven services as well as advising on international data sharing and exploitation, data mining and behavioural targeting, social media and user-generated content involving personal data, and M&A and other strategic transactions involving the transfer of key data assets.