John L. Landolfi

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Offices Columbus
Phone 614.464.8390
Fax 614.719.4816


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John is a partner in the Vorys Columbus office.  He is a leader of the firm’s retail law practice and chairs the firm’s privacy & data security practice.  John is also a member of the litigation group.

For more than 25 years, John has defended and advised national retailers on matters involving unfair and deceptive trade practices, privacy, advertising, loyalty and gift card programs, marketing, sweepstakes and promotions, labeling, anti-counterfeiting, consumer credit, product recalls, unfair competition, non-competition agreements, and wage and hour issues.  He also has significant experience handling all aspects of litigation arising from these areas, including class actions throughout the country. 

John maintains an active privacy and data security practice, advising companies regarding privacy compliance and technology, including privacy policy creation, behavioral advertising, information sharing, cybersecurity, electronic marketing, social media, compliance with state and federal laws impacting the collection and use of information, compliance with federal consumer protection laws, information and security programs, incident response and data breaches.  John has significant experience counseling clients facing data breaches, including responding to data breaches on behalf of large national retailers and grocery chains. 

John is a frequent speaker on various retail topics including privacy, advertising, promotions, sweepstakes, gift cards and trade secrets. He has also given presentations on a variety of topics related to privacy and data security to professional associations, including the Association of Corporate Counsel (Central Ohio Chapter).

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John has been recognized by the Best Lawyers in America and Ohio Super Lawyers for his legal work.  

John is a member American Bar Association, the Ohio State Bar Association and the Columbus Bar Association.

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