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TrustArc Participates at California Lawyers Association IP Institute

November 13, 2018

On November 8th in sunny San Jose, TrustArc was pleased to take part at the California Lawyers Association’s annual IP Institute.  Speaking on a panel entitled GDPR: Lessons Learned from the Front Line, TrustArc shared tips and insights both for organizations still working towards GDPR compliance, and for those seeking to take their privacy programs to the next level, including for interoperability with other global privacy laws and frameworks. Not lost in the discussion was the fact that many law firms, of all sizes, are likewise still looking to their own GDPR/privacy compliance, which is critical to their being viewed … Continue reading TrustArc Participates at California Lawyers Association IP Institute

TrustArc Partners with the Department of Commerce for Privacy Workshops

November 07, 2018

Due to the high demand of our Privacy Workshop Series last year, we have held the series again this year. In addition to our own privacy experts, we have joined forces with privacy experts from the Department of Commerce too! The topics include: EU GDPR, EU – US Privacy Shield Framework, and California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA). Specifically, the speakers dive into: Data Mapping, Records of Processing, DPIA / PIA Management, International Data Transfer, Individual Rights / Data Subjects Access Rights Management, Consent Management, and Compliance Reporting. The workshops are designed to help businesses achieve, demonstrate, and manage ongoing compliance … Continue reading TrustArc Partners with the Department of Commerce for Privacy Workshops

November Event Spotlight: CISO / CPO GDPR Summits, GDPR Workshops, 43rd Annual IP Institute, GBI CIO Event, Data Protection World Forum, EDAA Summit, IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress, Privacy Insight Series Webinar

CISO / CPO GDPR Summits November Seattle The GDPR fundamentally changed the data privacy landscape, but that was clearly just the beginning.  The recently approved California Consumer Privacy Act firmly plants similar rights in the US market, and other global regulations demonstrate that we are in a new era of data privacy.? It’s time for a paradigm shift in our approach to data ownership and rights. This series is part of a special education / networking series in which TrustrArc is partnering with Intel, Microsoft, BDO, and GDPR Edge to bring to 20 locations across the US and EU.  The … Continue reading November Event Spotlight: CISO / CPO GDPR Summits, GDPR Workshops, 43rd Annual IP Institute, GBI CIO Event, Data Protection World Forum, EDAA Summit, IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress, Privacy Insight Series Webinar

TrustArc Announces New Privacy Platform Enhancements

November 01, 2018

TrustArc has announced several exciting enhancements to our Privacy Platform! These new capabilities will help companies better manage their privacy programs. The Privacy Platform helps provide end to end privacy management through a series of modules designed to address a wide range of privacy functions, including data inventory and mapping; privacy risk assessments; consent management; and individual rights and data subject rights requests. The new privacy assessments include:        Inherent Risk        DPIA Controls        Consent        Legitimate Interests        Right to Object        Third Party Risk        International Data Transfer        Automated Decision Making These new assessments feature a revolutionary modular design that intelligently matches the assessments … Continue reading TrustArc Announces New Privacy Platform Enhancements

TrustArc Will be a Sponsor of IAPP Privacy.Security.Risk. 2018

October 17, 2018

TrustArc is a proud sponsor at IAPP’s upcoming Privacy.Security.Risk 2018 in beautiful Austin, Texas! P.S.R. 2018 features two days of sessions on the policies, procedures, and products that can help balance the convenience new technology offers with data privacy. To kick off the conference, TrustArc and RADAR will be hosting a welcome party to network with attendees the night before the conference begins on October 17th. If you are in Austin for the conference, join us for drinks, appetizers and great conversations!  RSVP here. Several members of TrustArc will be sharing their privacy expertise during P.S.R 2018’s many speaker sessions: … Continue reading TrustArc Will be a Sponsor of IAPP Privacy.Security.Risk. 2018

California Companion Privacy and Cybersecurity Bills – S.B. 327, A.B. 1906

October 12, 2018

On September 28, 2018 California Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law two companion bills that regulate cybersecurity standards for Internet of Things (IoT) devices sold in California. S.B. 327 and A.B. 1906 (the “Bills”) require that manufacturers of connected devices sold in California outfit their products with “reasonable” security features by January 1, 2020, the same date the California Consumer Privacy Act will also take effect. The Bills require a manufacturer of a connected device, to “equip the device with a reasonable security feature or features that are appropriate to the nature and function of the device, appropriate to the … Continue reading California Companion Privacy and Cybersecurity Bills – S.B. 327, A.B. 1906