Todd McClelland advises clients on data breach response and other information security-related issues, including pre-breach cybersecurity risk assessment and management, compliance, response preparedness, and other risk mitigation activities. He also counsels clients on data privacy issues, outsourcing transactions, technology and data licensing, technology audits, and cloud transactions.
Todd has particular experience with PCI/payment system incidents, HIPAA-related incidents, critical infrastructure security, global privacy compliance, and IP theft. He has advised hospitals, payment processors, retailers, financial institutions, and traditional "brick and mortar" companies on data security incidents and pre-breach preparedness. Before joining Jones Day in 2014, he represented a global business information concern in connection with a sophisticated APT intrusion by organized criminal actors that impacted data assets and systems worldwide. He also advised a global payment processor in connection with a complex cyber crime investigation involving a sophisticated APT intrusion. On the outsourcing side of his practice, Todd has represented a power distribution concern in a statewide comprehensive smart grid initiative; a global transportation company in outsourcing components of its IT platform, international F&A functions, and ADM functions; one of the largest big-box home improvement stores in the outsourcing of infrastructure management services; and a large independent power producer in the sourcing of multiple HR and IT processes.
Todd is a frequent speaker at professional seminars and author of articles on cybersecurity. He is a past chair of the IP Section of the State Bar of Georgia, a founding member of the Atlanta chapter of the Cloud Security Alliance, and member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals and the CISO Executive Network.
SAP acquires Qualtrics for $8 billion
Jones Day advised SAP in its $8 billion acquisition of Qualtrics International Inc., the global pioneer in the experience management software category.
ACI Worldwide completes $400 million offering of Senior Notes
Jones Day advised ACI Worldwide, a leading international provider of electronic payment and banking systems for financial institutions, retailers, and processors, in connection with its issuance of $400 million of 5.75% Senior Notes due 2026 in a Rule 144A and Regulation S offering.
Adecco Group acquires General Assembly Space, Inc. for $412.5 million
Jones Day advised The Adecco Group AG in its $412.5 million acquisition of General Assembly Space, Inc., a provider of work force educational curricula and training courses in the fields of technology, design, business, data, and digital marketing.
SAP acquires Gigya
Jones Day advised SAP SE in its acquisition of Gigya, Inc., a market leader for customer identity and access management.
Citizens Bank provides $150 million credit facility to Golden West Packaging Group
Jones Day represented Citizens Bank, N.A. in connection with a $150 million credit facility provided to Golden West Packaging Group LLC, a holding company for investments in the packaging industry.
Orange invests in Danal
Jones Day represented Orange, S.A. in connection with its investment in Danal, Inc., a provider of mobile digital identity solutions.
Wellspring Capital Management sells Crosman Corporation to Compass Diversified Holdings for $152 million
Jones Day advised Wellspring Capital Management LLC in the sale of its portfolio company Crosman Corporation, the world's leading designer, manufacturer, and marketer of airguns, archery products, optics and related accessories, to private equity firm Compass Diversified Holdings for $152 million.
FactSet Research Systems acquires Interactive Data Managed Solutions
Jones Day advised FactSet Research Systems, Inc. in its acquisition of Interactive Data Managed Solutions (IDMS) from Intercontinental Exchange.
SAP acquires Abakus, Inc.
Jones Day advised SAP SE in its acquisition of Abakus, Inc., a developer of marketing optimization software.
HIPAA Covered Entity investigates possible disclosure of health information to government agency
Jones Day assisted a HIPAA Covered Entity in its investigation and analysis of a possible disclosure of health information to the Internal Revenue Service.
Jefferies finances AMAG Pharmaceuticals' acquisition of Cord Blood Registry®
Jones Day advised Jefferies Finance LLC, as administrative agent, collateral agent, joint lead arranger and joint bookrunner, and Jefferies LLC, as representative of the initial purchasers, in connection with the $850 million in financing provided to AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company with a focus on maternal health, anemia, and cancer supportive care, to finance a portion of its acquisition of Cord Blood Registry® (CBR®), a large stem cell collection and storage company.
Marvin's, Inc. acquired by Tyndale Advisors
Jones Day advised Marvin's, Inc., an operator of 28 home improvement stores throughout Alabama, Mississippi, Georgia, and Tennessee, in its acquisition by Tyndale Advisors, LLC, a provider of advisory and management services to retailers in the home improvement industry.
Jefferies and Barclays complete $231 million public offering of Common Stock by AMAG Pharmaceuticals
Jones Day advised Jefferies LLC and Barclays Capital Inc., as representatives of the underwriters, in connection with the $231 million public offering of Common Stock by AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company with a focus on maternal health, anemia, and cancer supportive care.
Baird Capital invests in NowSecure
Jones Day represented Baird Capital in connection with its purchase of Series A Convertible Preferred Stock in a private placement by NowSecure, formerly viaForensics, a mobile security provider.
- August 30, 2018Cybersecurity Issues in Third Party Contracts
- March 24, 2016Data Breaches in Healthcare: Responding to Skyrocketing Cyber Attacks
- June 9, 2015Breach Preparedness and Response: Beyond Rules and Regulations - Best Practices for Responding to Real-World Data Breaches, Mortgage Bankers Association
- February 24, 2015Atlanta IAPP KnowledgeNet: EU Privacy Update
- December 17, 20142014 Speaker Series: Covered Forms of Loss Under Cyber Insurance
- Florida State University (J.D. 1998; Member, Law Review; Executive Editor, Journal of Land Use and Environmental Law); Georgia Institute of Technology (B.S. in Mechanical Engineering with high honors 1994)
- Georgia, District of Columbia, and registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America (2016) for IT outsourcing law and privacy and data security law
Recognized in Chambers USA for outsourcing practice