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Webinar Recap: Current State of Brexit and Data Protection Impact

March 29, 2019

Webinar Recap: Current State of Brexit and Data Protection Impact

In a special webinar event, TrustArc Senior Privacy Consultant Ralph O’Brien presented “Current State of Brexit and Data Protection Impact.”  This blog post will give a brief summary of that webinar; you can listen to the entire webinar and download the slides here. The impact of a potential “Brexit” will play an important role on the data protection strategy of many companies and a lot will depend on what is decided in the next few days and weeks. This is why understanding the current state of Brexit is so critical right now. You will learn in this on-demand webinar: What … Continue reading Webinar Recap: Current State of Brexit and Data Protection Impact

Understand and Mitigate Your Vendor Privacy Risks

March 28, 2019

Understand and Mitigate Your Vendor Privacy Risks

While working with vendors and third parties is an inherent part of doing business and they provide tremendous value and opportunity – vendors also present significant risks. These risks are of growing concern, particularly when it comes to data privacy and security. Forrester states, “The repercussions of security incidents across the value chain, as well as the EU General Data Protection Regulation’s (GDPR’s) more stringent compliance requirements, make managing third-party risk a top priority for S&R [security and risk] pros.”1 And you don’t have to look far to find examples in the news of data breaches that vendors caused. Forrester … Continue reading Understand and Mitigate Your Vendor Privacy Risks

TrustArc Kicks-Off the Privacy Innovation & Technology Meetup in 2019 with Geolocation-Focused Event

March 27, 2019

TrustArc Kicks-Off the Privacy Innovation & Technology Meetup in 2019 with Geolocation-Focused Event

TrustArc was pleased to re-launch the Privacy Innovation & Technology Meetup group on March 13, 2019.  Begun in 2012, this regularly scheduled San Francisco Bay Area group is open to anyone interested in learning about privacy, hearing about cutting edge topics in technology, and engaging in collegial networking (along with optional fizzy libations).  The PI&T Meetup group continues to bring together individuals from leading cross-industry companies, academics, consumer rights advocates, students, non-profit organizations and other thought leaders, to describe just a few of the group’s nearly 500 members. The most recent PI&T session was entitled “Geolocation: The Real-World ‘Cookie’ Eaten … Continue reading TrustArc Kicks-Off the Privacy Innovation & Technology Meetup in 2019 with Geolocation-Focused Event

Special Webinar Event: Current State of Brexit and Data Protection Impact

March 25, 2019

Special Webinar Event: Current State of Brexit and Data Protection Impact

TrustArc is proud to present a special webinar event: “Current State of Brexit and Data Protection Impact.” This webinar will take place this Thursday, March 28th at 12pm GMT | 8am ET | 5am PT. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn more about how Brexit will affect data protection – register today! Can’t make it? Register anyway – we’ll automatically send you an email with both the slides and recording after the webinar! Click here for answers to the most commonly asked webinar related questions. The impact of a potential “Brexit” will play an important role on the data protection … Continue reading Special Webinar Event: Current State of Brexit and Data Protection Impact

Upcoming Webinar – Pragmatic Consent Management: Meeting Compliance and Business Needs

March 18, 2019

Upcoming Webinar – Pragmatic Consent Management: Meeting Compliance and Business Needs

TrustArc is proud to present the next Privacy Insight Series webinar “Pragmatic Consent Management: Meeting Compliance and Business Needs” with TrustArc Consulting Program Director Margaret Alston and TrustArc Senior Privacy Consultant Jim Keese. This webinar will take place this Wednesday, March 20th at 9am PT / 12pm ET / 5pm GMT. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn more about managing consent – register today! As the dust settles on the first wave of GDPR implementation initiatives, businesses are left with a multitude of questions. Is implementing a simple cookie banner enough? How can I manage consents across multiple systems? How … Continue reading Upcoming Webinar – Pragmatic Consent Management: Meeting Compliance and Business Needs

Privacy Insight Series Webinar Recap: Managing Risk & Easing the Pain of Vendor Management

March 14, 2019

Privacy Insight Series Webinar Recap: Managing Risk & Easing the Pain of Vendor Management

As part of the TrustArc Privacy Insight Series, Director of Consulting at TrustArc, Paul Iagnocco, presented “Managing Risk & Easing the Pain of Vendor Management”.  This blog post will give a brief summary of that webinar; you can listen to the entire webinar and download the slides here. In this webinar, Paul discussed methods and challenges companies face when accessing and evaluating vendors under regulations such as the GDPR, CCPA, Privacy Shield and HIPAA. Under each of these regulations, demonstrating compliance requires vendor management provisions speaking to specific topics such as: documented instructions, technical and organization measures, confidentiality, disclosure, right … Continue reading Privacy Insight Series Webinar Recap: Managing Risk & Easing the Pain of Vendor Management