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What US Business Owners Need To Know About GDPR 0

On May 25, 2018, the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR, went into effect. If you are an owner or senior executive of a business based in the

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IoT und Datenschutz – diese Besonderheiten sind zu beachten 0

Das Internet der Dinge birgt viele Risiken für den Schutz personenbezogener Daten, so das Fazit vieler Umfragen und Studien. Doch warum ist das eigentlich so? Was macht den Datenschutz in

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How has GDPR affected cyber security since it became law? 0

Businesses that overlook their data protection responsibilities now face the possibility of huge fines as well as reputational damage The initial fanfare might have subsided, but some universal truths remain.

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How Centrica used GDPR and Pegasystems to reward loyal customers 0

Thanks to the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation, the utility provider has been able to fine-tune a digitally enabled initiative that works across the business Utility provider Centrica, the parent

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UK firms more worried about Brexit than GDPR 0

Optimism about data regulation grows as Brexit worries loom IT decision makers across the UK have begun to see how data regulation can positively impact their organisations’ commercial operations according

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Struggling with GDPR compliance? Don’t waste money on legal advice: Buy a shredder 0

Oh, and this visitor book. How about a £60 cardboard bin? There is, it seems, no deterring the General Data Protection Regulation snake-oil sellers, who will happily stick “GDPR compliant”

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GDPR vs. CCPA: Privacy Counsel Weigh In on Compliance Challenges 0

California and European privacy laws are bringing change—and stress—to in-house compliance teams. Privacy counsel discussed Thursday the differences between GDPR and CCPA, and how lawyers can approach each. Sweeping privacy

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Finland investigating Nokia for alleged GDPR violations 0

Some European Nokia 7 Plus devices have been sending data to China Why it matters: Finland’s Data Protection Authority is investigating Nokia for possible violations of the EU’s General Data

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Organisations have been blind to GDPR “business opportunity” 0

Obsession with headline-grabbing fines has eclipsed the benefits of new regulation When the French data authority fined Google €50 million, the largest data protection fine to-date, this understandably reignited a

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Lawyers warned over potentially negligent GDPR advice 0

A legal compliance expert has warned that lawyers may need to take action over potential breaches of data protection rules. Brian Rogers, director of regulation and compliance services for Riliance,

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