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Nov 08 2016

Visit TRUSTe at the IAPP Data Protection Congress in Brussels

At this week’s IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress, TRUSTe will be at Booth #22 in the exhibit hall showcasing solutions that can help with meeting GDPR requirements. Stop by to receive a demo of our PIA Automation tool and Data Inventory & Mapping solution. Eleanor Treharne-Jones, CIPP/E will also be speaking about two different topics during …

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Nov 03 2016

EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Series; Assess Readiness

For organizations that operate globally, complying with the EU GDPR will likely require significant investment in personnel, process change, and new tools.  In order to meet the compliance deadline, companies are actively preparing now. TRUSTe has developed a four phase process to help guide you on the path to compliance.  During November and December we …

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Nov 01 2016

November Event Spotlight: IAPP Europe; The New AdTech Playbook – Accountability & the GDPR

  IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2016 November 9 – November 10 Brussels The IAPP Data Protection Congress is where you’ll find thought leadership, a thriving professional community and unrivaled education with more than 40 sessions on the top privacy issues organisations are facing today, including the GDPR. Visit TRUSTe in the exhibit hall at Booth …

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Oct 26 2016

Key Takeaways from Building a Privacy Governance Program Webinar

Last week we had Michelle Fleury, Sr. Director of Supply Chain Operations at Cisco, and Patrick Curry, Director of Privacy and Compliance at McKesson US discuss how to build a privacy governance program.  They discussed some privacy and security challenges that organizations face today. Specifically, they discussed how data isn’t kept in one place due …

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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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