Heidi Taylor is a partner in the Johannesburg office Corporate Department and is a member of the Technology, Media and Telecommunications practice. Heidi has advised on both the supplier and customer side of a number of technology (including Fintech) and intellectual property transactions, such as the supply of software and IT solutions, including software development, implementation, licensing, support and maintenance. From a data protection perspective, Heidi deals with the commercial aspects thereof and has advised a number of clients regarding, and has been involved in the drafting of, privacy policies, data processing practices/activities, data processing agreements and several other commercial agreements where client data is transferred to, processed by or made available to third parties. Heidi has provided training regarding South Africa’s data protection legislation to a number of clients, including MTN, and the measures to be taken by such clients to ensure compliance therewith when it comes into force. Heidi has also advised on a number of telecommunications transactions, involving the firm’s largest telecommunications clients.