The Final Countdown: How to Prepare for the GDPR

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will go into effect this Friday, May 25, 2018. After years of deliberation and anticipation, the European Union’s foremost privacy protections will finally take hold and apply to all entities that handle the sensitive information of European Union (EU) data subjects. As evidenced by [...]

By |2018-05-23T15:48:30-04:00May 23rd, 2018|Privacy|

Words of Wisdom? How Well-Meaning Advice Could Complicate Machine Learning Apps’ GDPR Compliance

With just days before implementation of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), discussions around compliance with the new privacy regulation are intensifying. Ironically, the more “clarity” we receive from European bodies seeking to provide guidance on the regulation,  the opaque our understanding of the GDPR becomes. This is [...]

By |2018-05-21T15:36:21-04:00May 21st, 2018|Blog, Privacy|

How Does the GDPR Hold Up to U.S. Privacy Regulations?

App developers, the business community, and privacy advocates alike have been achatter about the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). As the European Union’s newest privacy regulation, the GDPR is set to go into effect on May 25, 2018. Many businesses are curious about the impact this new regulation may have [...]

By |2018-05-11T15:47:38-04:00May 11th, 2018|Blog, Privacy|

Data Security and Breach Notification: Is 2018 the Year for this Legislative Unicorn?

For more than a decade, Congress has tried to address the rampant occurrences of data breaches. Since the ChoicePoint breach in 2005, the House and Senate have introduced roughly 50 different pieces of legislation related to data security. None of them have been enacted into law. The reasons for this [...]

By |2018-09-20T16:32:57-04:00February 16th, 2018|Blog, Cybersecurity, Privacy, Tech Regulation|

TL; DR: The GDPR is Coming and This Guide Will Help You Prepare

On May 25, 2018, the European Commission’s primary privacy rules, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), will go into effect. This regulation will have far-reaching implications for every small business, corporation, or individual that handles the data of EU persons.  This regulation will impact you. That’s right. Unless you never, [...]

By |2018-09-20T16:33:24-04:00February 12th, 2018|Blog, European Union, News, Policy, Privacy|
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