Kelly A. DeMarchis is counsel in Venable's Regulatory Affairs Practice Group, where she advises and represents clients on issues related to privacy and e-commerce. She concentrates on U.S. and global personal data privacy issues. She has provided advice to companies responding to data breach and has extensive experience assisting clients in becoming compliant with a number of U.S. privacy statutes, including state breach notification laws, HIPAA, the Fair Credit Reporting Act and others. She has also worked with clients on questions related to global data privacy.
Ms. DeMarchis also concentrates her practice on e-commerce for both online and bricks-and-mortar clients, and has provided advice to clients on many related statutes, such as the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, the Electronic Communications Privacy Act, CAN-SPAM, E-SIGN, the Communications Decency Act and the Stored Communications Act. She also has extensive experience with the laws governing remote gaming and gambling and has represented both gaming operators and online payment processors. She has litigated these issues and has extensive experience with internal investigations into a variety of matters.