Global Impact of Data Breaches: Finalization of General Data Protection Regulation Recently Passed by the EU, Right to be Forgotten Law in Europe, Compliance with EU Law, EU/US Privacy Shield, and Managing Cross-Border Information

September 29, 2016 2:40pm

Hillary Kaplan
Assistant General Counsel

Ryan P. Blaney
Cozen O’Connor (Washington, DC)

James T. Shreve
BuckleySandler LLP

Darren A. Bowie
Chief Privacy Officer and Associate General Counsel Global Legal, Compliance, and Regulatory

  • EU fining Google on Right to be Forgotten; Compliance with EU law is costly as the Google case is an example
  • How to manage cross border of information
  • Finalization of general data protection regulation recently passed: Takes into effect 2 years from now; Expanded territorial scope; Stricter obligations; Immediate impact of member states in the EU
  • EU/US privacy shield: Mechanism of transferring data from EU to US; Finalized summer 2016; Self certification process; Privacy shield replacing safe harbor
  • Breach notification in the international context
  • A closer look at Latin America and Asia and its data privacy requirements