It's not like we need yet another four-letter-acronym to keep us up at night, but GDPR is one you've probably been hearing a lot about, but probably don't know a lot about. The EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was formally adopted by the EU on April 14, 2016, and will be enforced starting on May 25, 2018. This new regulation focuses specifically on the protection of personal data of EU residents.
So if you’re a U.S. business, why should you care? Because, even if you don’t have a presence in the EU or don’t do business there, your company (and others outside the EU) can still be affected. And if you don’t comply and are found to be in breach of EU GDPR, that breach can have lasting consequences on both your company’s finances and reputation. So what do you need to know?
We've gathered up some industry experts to help you answer that very question; including Peter Vogel and Eddie Block from Gardere who bring extensive knowledge and expertise in international privacy and cyber-security law.
In this webinar you will learn: