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CCPA and GDPR Compliance Report: New Research Measures Compliance Status and Plans for CCPA and GDPR (Part 3 of 3)

April 17, 2019

The European Union’s (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been occupying the minds of privacy professionals for the past two years and now attention is shifting to the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA). The CCPA is the toughest US privacy regulation to date and its impact will be felt by almost every organization that does business in California or handles personal information of California citizens. To understand the readiness and plans for businesses to meet the January 1, 2020 deadline for the CCPA, Dimensional Research conducted this research among 250 US privacy professionals from Feb 15th – 27th, 2019. … Continue reading CCPA and GDPR Compliance Report: New Research Measures Compliance Status and Plans for CCPA and GDPR (Part 3 of 3)

CCPA and GDPR Compliance Report: New Research Measures Compliance Status and Plans for CCPA and GDPR (Part 2 of 3)

April 10, 2019

The European Union’s (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been occupying the minds of privacy professionals for the past two years and now attention is shifting to the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA). The CCPA is the toughest US privacy regulation to date and its impact will be felt by almost every organization that does business in California or handles personal information of California citizens. To understand the readiness and plans for businesses to meet the January 1, 2020 deadline for the CCPA, Dimensional Research conducted this research among 250 US privacy professionals from Feb 15th – 27th, 2019. … Continue reading CCPA and GDPR Compliance Report: New Research Measures Compliance Status and Plans for CCPA and GDPR (Part 2 of 3)

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

March 25, 2019

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

TrustArc at IAPP CCPA Comprehensive 2019 – Event Recap

February 27, 2019

This week TrustArc had a strong presence at the IAPP CCPA Comprehensive 2019 in Fremont, California. The day was filled with panels of experts discussing the scope of the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), definitions of key terms, and overlap with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The panels also offered a “stump the panelists” session where attendees were able to ask about the real-life challenges companies are facing today. In addition to the great discussions, there were also ample opportunities for networking and meeting with solution providers. TrustArc had many conversations with companies about our CCPA solutions. Some key … Continue reading TrustArc at IAPP CCPA Comprehensive 2019 – Event Recap

Managing Compliance with Privacy Assessments

February 19, 2019

No matter what industry you are in, the size of your organization, or the maturity of your privacy program, conducting regular privacy assessments is important to understand and ensure compliance. Privacy assessments need to address a wide range of legal requirements and best practices and will help build an action plan to identify gaps and define and manage remediation activities. When assessments align with pertinent global privacy laws, they provide a structure for gathering information necessary to determine compliance successes and gaps. They also help companies predict trends, assign resources appropriately, and resolve the right issues. Stakeholders participating in the … Continue reading Managing Compliance with Privacy Assessments

Can you Demonstrate GDPR Compliance to your Customers and Business Partners?

February 12, 2019

With GDPR enforcement activity increasing are you looking for ways to demonstrate GDPR compliance? Many companies have already invested significant time and resources trying to design and implement GDPR compliance programs. Internally, they may have generated hundreds or thousands of pages of project plans, policies, processes and reports – including Article 30 records of processing, Article 35 DPIA reports and much more. But how do they demonstrate to internal stakeholders, clients, partners and other external stakeholders that they have well-designed and implemented programs and that their processes and products are GDPR-compliant? One possible avenue companies might consider to demonstrate compliance … Continue reading Can you Demonstrate GDPR Compliance to your Customers and Business Partners?