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Recently, I had dinner with a colleague that I had not seen in several years. Their company, a multinational with global operations, had undergone several changes in that time. When the dust settled, this friend had been tapped as “privacy manager”. Along with corporate counsel (part time for privacy), they decided that, even under GDPR, they did not need a Privacy / Data Protection Officer . Huh? Continue reading this post…
Posted on September 18, 2017 by Bob Siegel - No Comments
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Over the past several months, I have been taking a deeper dive into GDPR. I have found Article 6 on the legal basis for processing data particularly interesting. There is some discussion to be had for each company and how they will process data in a particular case, but I often hear that consent will be used. I have even heard arguments for consent as a catch-all for processing. This ignores the pitfalls that could come with the use of that certain legal basis. Continue reading this post…
Posted on August 14, 2017 by Ben Siegel - No Comments
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