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Partner Earns CIPM Designation

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Firm Leader in Data Privacy Receives Additional Designation

Thomas & LoCicero is pleased to announce that Susan Tillotson Bunch, a partner practicing in its Tampa office, has earned the designation of Certified Information Privacy Manager “CIPM,” by the International Association of Privacy Professionals, “IAPP”. The CIPM designation demonstrates an understanding of privacy program governance and the skills necessary to establish, manage and maintain a privacy program across all stages of its operational life cycle. Ms. Bunch previously earned the designation Certified Information Professional/United States, “CIPP/US”, from the IAPP. The IAPP’s certifications are accredited by the American National Standards Institute.

The International Association of Privacy Professionals is the world's largest association of privacy professionals with more than 25,000 members across 83 countries. The IAPP is a not-for-profit association that helps to define and support the privacy profession globally. 

Ms. Bunch practices in the areas of media, technology, privacy, advertising, marketing and promotions. She advises clients on a range of digital and technology issues, including regulatory compliance, various state and federal privacy, consumer protection and advertising laws.  Ms. Bunch counsels clients regarding the preparation of various platform-specific documents, such as terms of use, privacy policies, technology licenses, click-through, browse-wrap, and other e-commerce agreements.  In addition, she regularly collaborates with clients in creatively structuring advertising campaigns and offers, including contests, sweepstakes, premiums, rebates, giveaways, and other promotions in all types of media, traditional and emerging, to ensure legal compliance without sacrificing marketing objectives.

With offices in Tampa and Fort Lauderdale, Thomas & LoCicero is a Florida law firm that is widely known, respected and committed to free speech and a free press.  The firm represents the industry’s leading electronic and traditional publishers, as well as individual journalists, bloggers and influencers of social media on issues ranging from news gathering to invasion of privacy, from defamation to pre-publication review.  At the heart of the firm’s mission is to champion free speech and defend journalism every day.