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Oct 21 2016

500th Company Posted to Privacy Shield Framework

The International Trade Administration (ITA) announced that the 500th company was posted to the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework list on Tuesday, October 18th. It’s a tremendous accomplishment, and there are still more to come. More than 1,500 companies have submitted self-certifications, providing strong endorsement of the new framework. The ITA press release stated: WASHINGTON – The EU-U.S. …

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Oct 12 2016

Round II of EU Cookie Compliance Inspections

By Helen Huang, Senior Product Manager In September 2014, the French Data Protection Authority, CNIL conducted a “cookie sweep” to review compliance with the EU Cookie Directive and published a combined analysis from 8 DPAs, including the Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Greece, The Netherlands, Slovenia, Spain, and the UK. The “cookie sweep” involved the CNIL conducting onsite …

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Oct 10 2016

3 More Misconceptions about Privacy Shield

  Last week we gave you the facts to dispel three common misconceptions about Privacy Shield. This week we are including three more. 1. Model Contractual Clauses (MCCs) & Standard Contractual Clauses (SCCs) are easier than certifying for Privacy Shield. While your company may have invested in MCCs or SCCs when Safe Harbor was nullified, …

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Oct 06 2016

3 Misconceptions about Privacy Shield

Here are 3 Misconceptions about Privacy Shield and the facts you should know. 1. I missed the deadline to certify for Privacy Shield. Although the deadline to qualify for the onward transfer requirements grace period ended September 30th, it is not too late to certify. While there is no deadline to self-certify, if you have clients …

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Sep 30 2016

October Events Spotlight: DMA Annual Event; Privacy + Security Forum

&Then – The DMA Annual Event October 16-18 Los Angeles Powered by DMA – &THEN is a reinvention of our Annual Conference – a place for today’s empirically-driven, creatively-inspired marketers to convene, connect, and find new ways to create demand. It will deliver the global marketing experience for a new generation of digital, data-driven marketers. …

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Sep 21 2016

Didn’t make it to IAPP P.S.R. 2016? Here’s the Recap

If you were at IAPP’s Privacy Security Risk conference last week in San Jose, then you enjoyed presentations from keynote speakers ranging from Gerhard Eschelbeck, VP of Security and Privacy at Google to Monica Lewinsky, Social Activist and Writer. The daily sessions gave you both high level overviews and practical tips for dealing with GDPR, …

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Sep 15 2016

TRUSTe Launches Data Inventory 2.0

TRUSTe announced today at the Privacy.Security.Risk Conference the availability of Data Inventory 2.0 to help businesses prepare to meet privacy regulations including the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and minimize data governance risk across their enterprise. The solution combines TRUSTe’s Data Inventory and Classification service, introduced in 2015, along with the new TRUSTe Data …

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Sep 08 2016

TRUSTe Assessment Manager Passes 1,000 Company Milestone; Version 3.0 Released

With more than 1,000 companies now using TRUSTe Assessment Manager to assess and manage privacy compliance risk, TRUSTe announced today that version 3.0 of the award-winning solution is now available.  The Assessment Manager 3.0 release introduces a host of new features including support for TRUSTe managed assessments,  increased collaboration, enhanced reporting, an expanded privacy template library, and …

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