Nathan Taylor is Of Counsel in the Financial Services Practice Group and the Privacy and Data Security Practice Group in the Washington, D.C. office of Morrison & Foerster LLP.
Mr. Taylor concentrates on assisting clients in managing consumer information and developing practices and other solutions to comply with complex privacy and information security laws. Mr. Taylor has advised hundreds of companies on responding to and preventing information security incidents. He also represents clients in connection with state Attorney General investigations into data practices and incidents.
Mr. Taylor has significant experience advising clients on compliance with various federal and state privacy, biometric and information security laws. He regularly advises clients on issues related to the Fair Credit Reporting Act and the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, including advising on data warehousing, affiliate sharing and affiliate marketing issues. He also advises clients on a wide spectrum of information security laws, including state safeguards and security breach notification requirements and state Social Security number laws. In addition, he advises clients on matters related to security breaches, including complying with consumer and state regulator notification requirements and responding to state Attorney General inquiries and investigations related to breaches.
Mr. Taylor also handles matters related to consumer financial services and the regulation of financial institutions. For example, he advises clients on general banking issues, including matters related to consumer financial products and services and compliance with Regulations E, II, and P.
Mr. Taylor received his B.S. degree from McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University, cum laude, in 2000. He received his J.D. degree from the University of Virginia School of Law in 2003, where he was a Notes Editor on the Virginia Law Review.
Mr. Taylor is a member of the Virginia State Bar and the District of Columbia Bar. Mr. Taylor also is admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
Mr. Taylor is a contributing author to the book Global Employee Privacy and Data Security Law published by BNA Books. He also contributes to the development of the firm’s Privacy Library and the MoFoNotes subscription database, which help organizations keep apprised of privacy and data security compliance requirements in jurisdictions around the world.