Launch of GDPR Proactive, Incident and our new Incident number

Today, we are releasing our new pages about our full offer within GDPR and Data Protection. Please check out our latest news regarding GDPR Proactive and GDPR Incident:

GDPR Proactive:
– The latest news and tools within GDPR & Cyber
– Our full offer within GDPR Proactive

GDPR Incident:
– Our new Incident number
– Steps of an Incident
– Actions when an incident occurs (initial response)
– After work, measures and preventions

Our newest team member - William

This week we welcomed our new team member William Höglund.
William holds a Master of Laws degree from Umeå University and wrote his final thesis on the extraterritorial applicability of the GDPR. Prior to joining Norelid Advokatbyrå, William worked as a data protection officer in the public sector and as an associate at a Big Four accounting firm, specialising in insurance, compliance and data protection. William also has experience in financial crime prevention in the banking sector.

“I am very excited to have joined the team at Norelid Advokatbyrå, as it gives me the opportunity to work with interesting clients and talented colleagues.
I hope to use my experience in data protection and cyber risk to aid the firm’s GDPR team and its continuing venture in the ever more significant cyber market, in combination with my experience in regulatory compliance.”

Welcome our new trainee - Viktor

Yesterday, we welcomed our new trainee Viktor Tunón to the Norelid team. Viktor holds a Master of Laws degree from Uppsala University. During law school, Viktor interned at the Swedish Mission to Nato and he has previously worked as a junior consultant at a public procurement firm working to help both businesses and policy organisations to achieve a better public procurement market.

”I am really excited to have joined the team at Norelid Advokatbyrå and I look forward to work with interesting clients that often are industry leading in their respective fields and with the help of my new colleagues I want to provide advice that is not only legally sound but that is also in line with the clients individual business needs.”

International Bar Association’s - Covid-19 special

Partner Fredrik Seemann and Associate Agnes Carlsson are published in the International Bar Association’s Covid-19 special edition Insurance Law Committee Newsletter. Read the full article “High-profile insurance coverage litigations in the wake of Swedish government’s soft approach to Covid-19” here:

Our GDPR experts on "En Liten Podd om IT"

Last Tuesday, our GDPR experts, Marcus Appeltofft and Levi Bergstedt, made a guest appearance on the Swedish IT podcast, “En liten podd om IT”. According to themselves, “En liten podd om IT” is, in all humbleness, one of Sweden’s foremost podcasts about anything that is remotely related to IT. To add something extra, Marcus and Levi were invited to discuss the GDPR and its practical implications for tech companies and others.

Click here to listen at the episode in Swedish:

Är du vår nya kollega inom GDPR & Dataskydd?

Vi letar ständigt efter ambitiösa kvalificerade medarbetare och just nu vill vi gärna utöka vårt team med ytterligare en jurist. Har du erfarenhet av försäkringsrätt, Cyber Risk eller Dataskydd/GDPR? Vi erbjuder en spännande och utvecklande arbetsplats med ledorden professionalism, personligt engagemang och teamkänsla. Är du den vi söker? Skicka gärna en spontanansökan innehållande CV, personligt brev, betyg och andra relevanta handlingar till eller kontakta Susanna Norelid ( om du har frågor.

Panel Discussion - Microsoft

Yesterday, our GDPR experts and cyber incident specialists Marcus Appeltofft and Levi Bergstedt participated in IAMCP Sweden’s panel discussion together with TRUESEC and Microsoft regarding the new Schrems II judgment.

Click here to get the full panel discussion.

New Launch - Cyber Desk

Together with our carefully selected collaboration partners, we have developed a new product segment called GDPR Incident. Is your organisation experiencing a personal data breach, we act as Incident Managers and take a holistic responsibility over the situation together with our partners that are specialists within data security, IT-forensic, and media/PR. Through our 24-7 Cyber Desk, we are always available. GDPR Proactive is our service to prevent your company from being the subject of a personal data breach.

Click here to read more.

Our new Office Manager - Emelie

This week, we have welcomed our new Office Manager Emelie Forselius to the Norelid team. Emelie holds a bachelor of science in business and economics and has previously worked for another corporate law firm in Stockholm and as an economy assistant at an e-commerce/retail company.

The Legal 500: Insurance & Reinsurance Country Comparative Guide

Partner Fredrik Seemann and Associate Agnes Carlsson are the authors of the Swedish chapter in the 4th edition of The Legal 500: Insurance & Reinsurance Country Comparative Guide.

Ranked in Legal500

Norelid Advokatbyrå is once again listed as a top-tier law firm in Sweden by the ranking institute The Legal 500 (Legalease). In this year’s edition, we are ranked as a Tier 1 law firm in Insurance law and recommended as a leading firm in the legal areas Commercial, Corporate and M&A as well as Dispute Resolution.

Ranked in Chambers

We are very proud to announce that Norelid Advokatbyrå is ranked by Chambers & Partners as one of the top law firms in Sweden within Insurance. Norelid Advokatbyrå offers full service assistance in insurance law and assists clients in claims handling, policy interpretation, regulatory issues, dispute resolution and more.

GDPR in the light of the corona pandemic

Under present circumstances, due to the corona virus Covid-19, new situations arise in many workplaces as colleagues are working from home, meetings are canceled and suppliers and public authorities are working with reduced staff…

The Swedish Data Protection Authority imposes administrative fine on Google

The Swedish Data Protection Authority has imposed a fine of SEK 75 million on Google for Google’s failure to comply with the GDPR. Google’s failure to comply with the GDPR consists of Google not having fulfilled its obligations as a search engine operator in respect of the right to request delisting (also known as “the right to be forgotten”)…

Qvins 1-års jubileum

Igår deltog Norelid Advokatbyrå vid Qvins – Qvinnor inom Insurance 1-års jubileum på Operaterassen. Vi är mycket stolta och glada över att vara Preferred Legal Partner till Sveriges enda kvinnliga branchöverskridande försäkringsnätverk och passar härmed på att tacka för fantastiskt givande nätverksträffar under 2019.

IBA Law Firm Management Conference

This week we are attending the IBA Law Firm Management Conference in London. At the conference, we are sharing experiences, ideas and knowledge with colleagues from all over the world to increase our service level to our clients even more.

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