The Expected and Unexpected of the Lei Geral de Proteção de Dados do Brasil (LGPD) and GDPR: How Industry is Revisiting Internal Investigations and Third Party Due Diligence and Management

May 22, 2019 2:00pm

Dr. Thomas Schuerrle

Dr. Thomas Schürrle
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP (Germany)

Renato Opice Blum

Renato Opice Blum
Opice Blum, Bruno, Abrusio e Vainzof Advogados Associados

Ricardo D’Ottaviano
Legal Director Brazil, South Cone and Andean Countries, Privacy & Cybersecurity LATAM Lead
Dell EMC

Renata F. Andrade
Compliance Officer
Willis Towers Watson
CAC OAB/SP Pinheiros

  • How does the LGPD affect reporting and hotline management? What are new requirements that companies need to fulfil (e.g. hire a privacy counsel)?
  • Overcoming the biggest data privacy hurdles when conducting an internal investigation
  • How to design a thorough third party due diligence process in light of the most important data privacy regulations (LGPD, GDPR, etc.)
  • What protections does the company need to put in place in order to collect, process and use data?
  • Are political proposals for data interception and decryption of messages sent through services such as WhatsApp likely to become reality? What does it mean for compliance?
  • How to handle data from customers and clients versus that of employees
  • How the LGPD could impact communication between companies conducting an internal investigation and enforcement agencies whom they report to
  • What companies should expect for enforcement of the LGPD: Prospects for the creation of a Brazilian privacy watchdog