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“Gone are the Days of Rigid Lines of Defense”

Posted by - July 17, 2018
Key Insights and Trends from the MetricStream GRC Summit 2018 MetricStream’s 2018 Summit in Baltimore saw several hundred business executives, government leaders, GRC practitioners and industry analysts gather to talk GDPR, strategies and solutions for building better governed, more compliant organizations and more. Gaurav Kapoor, MetricStream’s Chief Operating Officer, shines…
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The California Consumer Privacy Act

Posted by - July 13, 2018
What’s Next in Data Protection Laws The GDPR went into effect at the end of May, and California could be preparing to sign a similar regulation into law in November. The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPS) mimics the heavy regulation sof the GDPR, and it received nearly double the amount…
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Are Health Care Organizations Protecting Data as Well as They Think?

Posted by - July 10, 2018
8 Tips to Strengthen Your Data Security Practices The more often data is handled, the greater the risk of a compliance failure, and some of the most sensitive data is entrusted to an industry that struggles to protect it sufficiently. In this article, Gretel Egan of Wombat Security, a division…
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How the GDPR Will Impact E-Signatures

Posted by - July 9, 2018
4 Key Criteria to Consider When Evaluating Solutions The EU General Data Protection Regulation is now officially in effect. If your organization transacts with individuals and businesses on a global scale and is looking to implement e-signatures, ensure the solutions on your shortlist are able to demonstrate full compliance with…
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Transforming Contracts into Actionable Intelligence

Posted by - July 6, 2018
Contract Analytics is a Business Imperative Bruce Orcutt from ABBYY shares how artificial intelligence can extract meaning from contracts in the same way as humans do, the challenges businesses face in using AI and the benefits the technology can offer. Contracts are the engine of a business; they contain critical…
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90 Percent GDPR-Audit Failure Rates Ahead

Posted by - June 29, 2018
(And That’s OK) The penalties for GDPR violations can be ruinous. But do organizations need to worry? Terry Ray suggests that while compliance is necessary, most companies can rest easy. May 25 has come and gone. The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has gone into effect. The first…
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The Importance of BPM in GDPR Compliance

Posted by - June 29, 2018
How Business Process Management Can Help Meet GDPR Requirements Mark Holenstein of Signavio discusses how process optimization helps to better prepare companies for GDPR and other regulatory compliance through the internal processes. Process management is seen as one of the necessary organizational steps needed to ensure a business is most…
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Technical Requirements for GDPR Compliance

Posted by - June 26, 2018
For GDPR Compliance, Take These Steps If you’re not already compliant with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), you’re already behind the 8 ball. But don’t despair; your organization can get up to speed, one step at a time. Maxine Henry outlines a step-by-step approach to GDPR compliance and discusses…
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Managing Third-Party Risk in EERM Programs

Posted by - June 25, 2018
Q&A with Dan Kinsella, Deloitte Risk and Financial Advisory Partner Deloitte recently released the results of its third-annual Global Extended Enterprise Risk Management (EERM) survey, “Focusing on the Climb Ahead.” Dan Kinsella discusses with CCI’s Maurice Gilbert the findings from the survey, the evolution of EERM over the years and…
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A Majority of U.S. Businesses Ill-Prepared for GDPR

Posted by - June 22, 2018
How to Achieve Compliance Greg Sparrow addresses the issues of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and preventative actions that must be taken to ensure organizational compliance. Through a “GDPR Readiness Survey” sponsored by CompliancePoint, Greg touches on the research findings and draws probability conclusions. The General Data Protection Regulation…

Where are the Victorians when you need them?

Posted by - June 7, 2018
We need to update our laws, regulations and institutions for the digital age, just as the Victorians did for the industrial age Tim Berners, in this year’s annual birthday letter to the World Wide Web Foundation, controversially raised the prospect of regulating the internet. “Companies are aware of the problems…