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

March 18, 2019

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

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

TrustArc Essential Guide to the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)

March 06, 2019

This guide distills the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) into distinct phases to help a business achieve and then maintain compliance. The guide is designed for professionals across a wide range of functions who will be impacted by the CCPA. Before building a program, TrustArc suggests that companies review with legal counsel all applicable privacy compliance regulations or frameworks with which your company will have to comply. Finding commonalities between the requirements and controls will allow a company to find overlap between the obligations, and then adjust for any differences, rather than having completely separate programs. One example of a … Continue reading TrustArc Essential Guide to the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)

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

Upcoming Webinar: Managing Risk & Easing the Pain of Vendor Management

February 14, 2019

Shankar Chebrolu, Enterprise Security Architect at RedHat, will join TrustArc to speak about  “Managing Risk & Easing the Pain of Vendor Management” during the next Privacy Insight Series webinar on Wednesday, February 20th at 9am PT / 12pm ET / 5pm GMT. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn more about privacy risk management – register today! Speakers will discuss the one of the most important components of a privacy and security risk management program – understanding how your third party vendors are handling your data and whether they can maintain compliance. This component is critical whether you’re focused on GDPR, … Continue reading Upcoming Webinar: Managing Risk & Easing the Pain of Vendor Management