The 2020 MER Conference Agenda has been announced and conference registration is now available. This year’s conference takes place May 4-6th in Chicago and features Information Governance sessions on Privacy, eDiscovery, Data Remediation, emerging technologies, and operational best practices from the industry’s leading experts, along with the experiences of knowledgeable practitioners. Compliance and Privacy Partners is participating in two sessions this year: Using Information Governance with a Privacy Compliance Plan as the… Read More

As I’ve traveled around California doing my “Blessings of the CCPA” presentation, I’ve been asked repeatedly about the “average” cost of a CCPA solution from CFO’s, GC’s and IT folks alike. It’s a loaded question because there are many aspects to the law, from policy revision to website disclosures and consumer data request fulfillment. One size does not fit all and organizations need to spend time methodically planning their approach before they begin setting aside budget and other resources.

40th Annual Data Protection Conference

Reflections on the 40th Annual International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners Guest Post by Abby Moscatel It’s been about a week since Rafael and I returned from Europe, where we attended the 40th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners at the European Parliment’s Hemicycle in Brussels, Belgium. The thought leaders posed the single most important question facing us today: What kind of world do we want to live… Read More

Debating Ethics: Dignity and Respect in Data Driven Life, the 40th Annual Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners Two Americans walk into a EU Privacy Conference… Just a few weeks ago, a colleague reached out and reminded me “the Olympics of Privacy” were being held at the EU Parliament in Brussels in late October, and also if I’d like to attend. Well, how the heck am I supposed to turn down… Read More