Richard van Schaik advises on all aspects of intellectual property, including trademark, unauthorised parallel import and copyright matters. He is specialised in data protection law.

Richard is heading the Dutch Data Protection team which advises clients from many business sectors, such as banking, IT, telecom and advertising. He has a broad experience on national and international data protection audits, transfer agreements (outside EU), clearances, e-mail and internet policies, data security and provides advice on compliance issues.

In addition, Richard has specific experience in advertising law. He has obtained many landmark decisions and has been involved in a great number of litigation procedures at every court level in the Netherlands and at the Advertising Code Committee.