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GDPR Readiness Starts With Unified Governance

February 27, 2018

The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) goes into effect on May 25, 2018. According to Top Corporate Data Protection Challenges, a survey of 132 compliance officers from organizations around the world and across multiple industries, only 6 percent of respondents feel their organizations are currently compliant with the upcoming regulation. Download this resource guide to discover how a Unified Governance program can create the foundation for successful GDPR compliance, while enabling improved business insight, increased productivity, and reduced cost and risk. Start your compliance journey today.

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The Demand for Unified Governance – Experts Weigh In

February 21, 2018

Making the business case for an ongoing and unified data management and information governance program Data management teams must recognize they can’t ensure accurate, secure data without proper governance. On the other side, information governance teams must accept their mission has dramatically expanded from simply proving regulatory compliance to helping businesses achieve a single version of the truth, expose and extract value from information assets, and reduce a variety of risks. Meet our Faculty and Speakers: Jake Frazier, Senior Managing Director – FTI Consulting Clare Sadler, Managing Director– Information Squared Caroline Sweeney, Global Director, E-Discovery & Client Technology – Dorsey View Now!

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Stop Dragging Your Feet: GDPR Compliance Can Make You More Competitive

December 15, 2017

According to a recent global CGOC survey of compliance officers, only 6 percent of respondents felt their organizations were ready to comply with the regulation. The survey also reveals that these organizations face many other data protection and management challenges. This article discusses the findings of the survey. One possible explanation for the lack of progress – as suggested in the survey data – is that many executives are too focused on day-to-day operations to worry about preventing a potential compliance problem down the road.

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Data Protection in the Modern Enterprise – CGOC London highlights and trends

November 16, 2017

For years before the passage of the GDPR, we provided advice and resources to help organizations adhere to the European Data Protection Directive. However, the Directive created only a minimum standard and the response has been all over the map. Many countries implemented higher and different standards, leading to confusion, while some organizations have elected to risk incurring fines rather than invest in compliance. The GDPR now harmonizes all of the data protection laws in the EU to protect the personal information of its citizens and residents – and with that will likely come more consistent enforcement and penalties. Download the right tools including in-depth presentations on: - Operationalizing the GDPR - GDPR and the Impact on Incident Response - Harnessing Technology in GDPR Transformation - Aligning GDPR with Other Regulations Speakers from Deutsche Bank, HGP, IBM, FTI Consulting, Reed Smith, Capgemini and more.

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Cross-Border Information Governance: Setting Up for Compliance

October 11, 2017

Any business operating across international borders will be involved in controlling, processing and transferring data. With increasing privacy regulations across the globe, legal and security departments must be prepared to understand and comply with the variety of regulations that different countries have implemented (including the fast-approaching GDPR), particularly as the increased transfer of data across borders leads to increased exposure. Leaders of these departments must ensure they create an effective information governance plan and implement security systems to adequately protect their data. View Now! Meet our Faculty and Speakers: &nsp; Dr. Andreas Splittgerber - Partner at Reed Smith &nsp; Dorota Kosela - General Counsel at Braster S.A. &nsp; Cindy Compert - CTO Data Security & Privacy at IBM Security Jimmy Koo Senior Legal Editor, Bloomberg BNA (Moderator)

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Internal Investigations – 10 Ways To Be a Cyber Sleuth

September 18, 2017

Cyberattacks aren’t the only significant threats facing enterprises today. Companies often find themselves needing to conduct extensive and costly investigations into employee behavior. Investigators typically face two common challenges. First, finding answers often lies in analyzing mountains of data. Second, the answers must be found quickly. Investigative speed has the potential not only to limit the damage caused by the original transgression, but also to dramatically reduce legal costs and manage corporate risk.

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Cybersecurity, eDiscovery and Unified Governance: CGOC Minneapolis highlights and trends

June 4, 2017

Leaders from legal, IT, RIM, privacy and security met to address the current cyber threat landscape, eDiscovery challenges, unified governance and proportionality at the regional meeting in Minneapolis. Speakers from Ameriprise Financial, Land O'Lakes, The Mosaic Company, Wells Fargo and the Honorable Tony Leung of the U.S. District of Minnesota. Keynotes by Anthony Ferrante, Former Director for Cyber Incident Response at the White House, National Security Council, and Robert Cattanach, Partner at Dorsey.

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IG & Data Privacy: CGOC Regional Meeting NYC highlights and trends

March 14, 2017

Discussion of challenges regarding GDPR, eDiscovery, data privacy, and best practices to implement an Information Governance plan. Speakers from Barclays, BlackRock, DaVita Inc., Deutsche Bank, FTI Consulting, Gibson Dunn, IBM, JPMorgan Chase and Oppenheimer.

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Building a Business Case for a Data Privacy Program

January 30, 2017

To establish and maintain a comprehensive, organizationwide data privacy program, there are 10 foundational business and technical requirements to consider.

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2017 CGOC Information Governance Process Maturity Model

January 24, 2017

The process maturity model has been updated from its 2012 version to include new processes around data provenance, data privacy and security, and cloud computing. This is your step-by-step guide for determining your organization’s information governance maturity. It establishes a baseline against which future progress will be evaluated.

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