• 3 Key Challenges for the New GDPR Compliance Officer

    April 26th, 2018
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  • With the May 25 General Data Protection Regulation deadline almost upon us, some organizations are still searching for the right talent to manage their compliance strategies. Whether an organization is looking for a data protection officer, a managed services provider, a consultant or a chief privacy officer, an understanding of GDPR’s technological challenges is essential. […]

  • Compliance is Complicated

    April 25th, 2018
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  • Dealing with data is tricky, regardless of its use. But when the data pool consists of SSNs, credit scores, addresses, and more; when that data exists for millions of consumers; and that data is being managed by one of the most highly regulated enterprises on the planet? It gets complicated. The world’s largest organizations’ approach […]

  • Less Talk. More Tech.

    April 11th, 2018
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  • Touted as the US’s GDPR event of the year, it seems fair to say the IAPP Global Privacy Summit provides the best reflection of the market these past few months. Since 2017, GDPR compliance has certainly grown in importance. Too many organizations, however, are stopping at data mapping and policy debates because they consider it […]

  • The AI Debate

    February 20th, 2018
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  • Working in Silicon Valley, it’s rare to go a day without reading, hearing, or talking about artificial intelligence. From self-driving cars and a Jeopardy-winning machine to customer experience improvement, it seems to be everywhere… except information governance. I’d argue the lack of AI in the information governance realm is a good thing. While the combination […]

  • A Year of Acronyms

    February 7th, 2018
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  • As promised, Legaltech 2018 was another week full of the hottest legal trends presented by the hottest names in the industry. Although many eDiscovery mainstays received plenty of attention, a few new topics made it to the tip of everyone’s tongue. AI: Artificial Intelligence The clear frontrunner for Legaltech’s buzzword-of-the-week was “artificial Intelligence.” Previously, AI’s […]

  • Fueling the Privacy Debate

    November 8th, 2017
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  • Technology always moves faster than those who attempt to control it. When new technologies generate record profits, fueling an economic fire, regulation hardly seems necessary. But at some point, that innovative spark cannot be controlled, and regulators’ laissez-faire attitude will end. With the recent litany of high-profile cyber-attacks, it’s time to seriously consider the negative […]