Zuzana Hecko is an associate in Allen & Overy Bratislava, Slovakia. Zuzana leads the local intellectual property and data protection practice. Zuzana advices on all aspects of data transfers, cloud computing contracts, outsourcing arrangements, consent and processing of personal data. Zuzana also advices on new legislative proposals such as the data protection regulation or directive on cyber-security. Zuzana represents clients in IP litigation and advised on other non-contentious IP issues such as licensing, software, anti-counterfeiting and electronic commerce. Prior to joining Allen & Overy, Zuzana worked for three years as a legal advisor in the European Commission where she handled issues related to the enforcement of intellectual property rights with a focus on internet infringements. Zuzana also worked in an IP/media technology department of a major international law firm in Hong Kong. Zuzana is a member of the Anti-Counterfeiting Committee of ECTA (European Community Trademark Association), vice-chair of the data protection task force of the American Chamber of Commerce in Slovakia and a member of the Slovak Digital Leader advisory team for data protection issues. Apart from speaking her native Slovak, Zuzana speaks English, French, Czech and is currently learning Mandarin.