TrustArc Blog

June Event Spotlight: European Data Protection Summit, DAA Summit, Infosecurity Europe, Privacy Insight Series Webinars, CCPA Workshop, and GDPR/CCPA Summit

June 05, 2019

June Event Spotlight: European Data Protection Summit, DAA Summit, Infosecurity Europe, Privacy Insight Series Webinars, CCPA Workshop, and GDPR/CCPA Summit

TrustArc regularly attends and hosts events around the world and online – please visit us at one or more of the following events. _____________________________________________________________________ European Data Protection Summit London June 3 Data Protection World Forum launched a new event for 2019, The European Data Protection Summit & Dinner took place on 3rd June, 2019 at a newly launched state-of-the-art event suite at 133 Houndsditch, London. This one-day event was designed to tackle the latest issues, challenges and developments that data protection, privacy and security professionals are facing in 2019. In the evening the summit transformed into an evening-dinner where attendees … Continue reading June Event Spotlight: European Data Protection Summit, DAA Summit, Infosecurity Europe, Privacy Insight Series Webinars, CCPA Workshop, and GDPR/CCPA Summit

Maine Legislature Passes One of Nation’s Toughest Privacy Bills

June 04, 2019

Maine Legislature Passes One of Nation’s Toughest Privacy Bills

On Thursday, May 30, the Maine Senate voted 35-0 on a bill that requires Internet Service Providers or “ISPs” to obtain a consumer’s consent prior to selling their private data to a third party. The bill, LD 946, was passed in the House by a vote of 96-45. It is expected to be signed by Maine’s Governor, Janet Mills. ISPs maintain a trove of data related to consumers, including details of every website they visit, location data, and their consumption of internet services. This data can then be used by advertisers to target products and services to individuals, or more … Continue reading Maine Legislature Passes One of Nation’s Toughest Privacy Bills

TrustArc Participates in IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2019

May 31, 2019

TrustArc Participates in IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2019

TrustArc was pleased to once again take part in the IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium held on May 23rd and 24th in picturesque Toronto–participating in four conference sessions, side events and, of course, countless conversations. The annual confab of industry thought-leaders, regulators and privacy professionals from Canada and abroad came at a particularly fascinating moment for privacy and data protection in the world’s second largest country. Recent events that have cast Canada in the privacy spotlight include the Office of the Privacy Commissioner (OPC)’s release of findings against the Canadian arm of a global credit reporting agency headquartered in the U.S.; … Continue reading TrustArc Participates in IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2019

TrustArc at European Data Protection Summit

May 30, 2019

TrustArc at European Data Protection Summit

Data Protection World Forum will launch a new event for 2019, The European Data Protection Summit & Dinner which takes place next week on 3rd June, 2019 at a newly launched state-of-the-art event suite at 133 Houndsditch, London. This one-day event is designed to tackle the latest issues, challenges and developments that data protection, privacy and security professionals are facing in 2019. In the evening the summit will transform into an evening-dinner where attendees will be able to enjoy a drinks reception, three-course meal, networking and entertainment. The European Data Protection Summit & Dinner will bring together an international line-up … Continue reading TrustArc at European Data Protection Summit

New TrustArc Research Reports on Consumer Privacy Attitudes One Year Into GDPR Enforcement Era

May 29, 2019

New TrustArc Research Reports on Consumer Privacy Attitudes One Year Into GDPR Enforcement Era

May 25, 2019 marked the one year anniversary of the EU General Data Protection Regulation enforcement deadline. In the last twelve months, companies across the globe have been working diligently to achieve and maintain compliance under the regulation. The GDPR significantly increased the requirements on how businesses address consumer individual rights. Companies have been tasked with putting processes and systems in place in order to receive, escalate, and accommodate consumer requests. Failure to comply with the GDPR can result in fines, loss of reputation, and expenses associated with responding to any compliance investigations. During the IAPP Global Privacy Summit in … Continue reading New TrustArc Research Reports on Consumer Privacy Attitudes One Year Into GDPR Enforcement Era

TrustArc speaking at IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2019

May 22, 2019

TrustArc speaking at IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2019

Personal data makes so much possible in technology, and health care, and marketing, and retail, and… where does privacy fit in? Explore that question and more by attending the IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2019. This year’s symposium features two days of breakout sessions focused on the challenges of deriving value from personal data while protecting individual rights. Hear advice on fundamentals such as breach response, privacy/data security synergy, data localization and anonymization, and vendor management. Look ahead to policy developments that will influence privacy practice. TrustArc is proud to have several speakers at this month’s IAPP Canada Symposium in Toronto! … Continue reading TrustArc speaking at IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2019