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Data Licensing—Tips and Tactics

Posted by - September 5, 2018
Compliance Considerations when Obtaining Data from a Third Party Companies often claim that data is one of their most precious assets, but they rarely treat it as such. Mayer Brown Partner Dan Masur discusses The Big Data Paradox, and in this article, outlines a number of issues inherent in ensuring…
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Demystifying Regulatory Compliance with MDM

Posted by - August 27, 2018
Using Master Data Management as Part of a Robust Compliance Program Martin Samuel Nielsen discusses how leveraging master data management as part of your compliance arsenal will allow you to understand, manage and control information about your customers, products and more to safeguard how data is managed and maintained across…
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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…

Tools of the [Regulation] Trade

Posted by - November 17, 2017
Companies and individuals are increasingly the targets of regulatory investigations in Australia.  Local regulators have long expressed frustration at the disparity between the options available to them when compared to their overseas counterparts. However, recent developments indicate a broadening of the suite of tools available to Australian regulators and the…
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Compliance Automation is Changing the Game

Posted by - October 31, 2017
How the Latest Stress Reducer Can Benefit Your Business Employee laws and requirements are often quick to change under each new administration—and compliance professionals are no strangers to the headaches of having to adapt. But now, there’s a solution that can make compliance a breeze for businesses of all sizes:…
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Gaining Clarity on the Impact of the New PRC Cybersecurity Law

Posted by - October 25, 2017
Multinational companies with operations in China are preparing for the impact of China's new Cyber-security Law, in place now for four months. The Law applies to everyone who operates networks in the PRC, particularly multinational corporations. This could impact their overall IT system set-up and global outsourcing. Also left open…
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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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Turn GDPR Compliance into Lemonade

Posted by - May 16, 2017
5 Key Investments to Make Now The May 2018 deadline for GDPR compliance is really just around the corner. The EU’s behemoth of a data privacy regulation will affect all organizations doing business in the EU or collecting data on EU citizens. Many businesses remain woefully unprepared. Here we share insights into…
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New IGPMM Essential in Confronting Data Challenges

Posted by - March 3, 2017
The Information Governance Process Maturity Model (IGPMM), developed by the Compliance, Governance and Oversight Council (CGOC) in 2012, has become a standard foundation for starting and revising enterprise information governance programs. The CGOC has now released a new version of the model to help organizations deal with today’s information realities.
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Enhancing Board Oversight of Cyber Risk

Posted by - December 19, 2016
Cybersecurity danger looms regardless of business or industry. Threats come from all directions – foreign hackers, domestic criminals and insiders – and damages caused by cyber breaches are skyrocketing. Consequently, it’s become imperative that the board of directors play a role in identifying and managing the risk.
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SaaS On the Rise in the Boardroom

Posted by - September 12, 2016
As enterprises face increased competition and regulatory challenges, industry titans have taken serious notice of pioneering governance and collaboration SaaS companies. And with recent key acquisitions, the space is heating up. This piece dives into the growth and challenges of an industry that powers corporate decision-making today.