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3 Ways GDPR Will Help Privacy Executives

Posted by - January 19, 2018
With the GDPR implementation deadline quickly approaching, many organizations are extremely focused on meeting specific regulatory requirements. However, GDPR is just the starting line. Here Brian Lee and Stephanie Quaranta highlight how compliance and privacy executives can plan past simply conforming with the requirements, and use GDPR as a long-term strategic opportunity…
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A High Court Ruling That Could Reverberate Around the World

Posted by - December 18, 2017
A recent High Court ruling in the U.K. holding a business responsible for the protection of personal data is a clear indication of which way the High Court will rule when the EU’s General Data Privacy Regulation (GDPR) goes into effect in May of 2018. These new data privacy regulations…
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Getting to GDPR Compliance: Risk Evaluation and Strategies for Evaluation

Posted by - November 8, 2017
Survey Reveals Biggest GDPR Compliance Risks are Breach Notification, Data Mapping, Managing Consent, and Data Transfer New IAPP and TrustArc research uncovers perceptions of compliance risk and strategies to mitigate in U.S. and EU  BRUSSELS, November 8, 2017 – IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2017 – TrustArc, the data privacy management company, today…
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CGOC Survey of Top Corporate Data Protection Challenges Reveals Only 6 Percent of Companies Feel Ready for GDPR Compliance

Posted by - October 31, 2017
Top Concerns Include Inability to Demonstrate Compliance and Revealing Poor Data Disposal Practices AUSTIN, Texas – Oct. 31, 2017 – The CGOC (Compliance, Governance and Oversight Council) today released the results of a survey and accompanying infographic that reveals most enterprises are not ready to comply with the EU’s General Data…
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4 Questions to Help Prepare for the GDPR

Posted by - October 20, 2017
Information Management vs. Information Governance Do you know the difference between information governance and information management? Kevin Gibson of Hanzo outlines four questions to differentiate between the two concepts. The details below can also help to shape your organization’s policies related to GDPR compliance. “Information management” and “information governance” are…
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Don’t Overlook This Aspect of the GDPR

Posted by - October 6, 2017
What Compliance Professionals Need to Know About Employee Data The deadline for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is on the horizon, and a customer’s information is not the only thing that should be on a compliance practitioner’s radar. After all, the mishandling of an employee’s information can pose as much…
Privacy and the EU GDPR

Privacy and the EU GDPR

Posted by - October 5, 2017
This report guages how prepared UK businesses are to comply with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compared to earlier research examining US-based companies’ preparation. Key findings from the research demonstrate that data privacy is becoming more complex, companies are equally unprepared in both the UK and US to comply with GDPR…
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3 Hidden Traps Associated with GDPR

Posted by - September 22, 2017
Avoiding the Challenges to Ensure Compliance Many companies aren’t ready for the looming GDPR deadline, and they face real hurdles in getting to “compliant.” FileFacets, an enterprise analytics and privacy compliance platform that makes it easy for businesses to locate, process, and move unstructured content, offers a solution to these…
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The Battle for Call Recording Compliance

Posted by - September 14, 2017
A “Call” to Arms for Banks In the wake of growing and complex financial legislation, many banks and financial service companies in the U.S., Europe, and Asia have been looking to ensure the activities of their traders and contact centers are compliant with these regulatory requirements. However, call recording compliance…
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CIOs: 5 Big Data Operational Changes to Make Now

Posted by - September 14, 2017
Preparing Your Organization for GDPR Compliance The threat of a $24 million fine is enough to make any organization sit up and listen to what changes they must make to adhere to new European Union laws on data protection. But, in preparing for General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), are U.S.…
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5 Questions Compliance Should Be Asking About GDPR

Posted by - August 28, 2017
Is Your Organization Ready — Or at Risk? How would you rate your organization’s GDPR readiness? Hanzo CEO and Chairman Kevin Gibson offers five questions every compliance officer should be considering ahead of next May’s deadline for GDPR compliance. Specializing in heavily regulated industries, Hanzo is the world leader in…