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Examining the GDPR Through the Lens of Microsoft Partners

Examining the GDPR Through the Lens of Microsoft Partners

Microsoft president and Chief Legal Officer, Brad Smith delivered a keynote speech during the recent Microsoft Inspire conference in which he said, “GDPR will be important to your business — whether you have offices in Europe or do business with Europeans.

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From Burden to Opportunity: Rethinking the EU’s New Data Regs

From Burden to Opportunity: Rethinking the EU's New Data Regs

A Dutch artist once said his two least favorite words in the English language were, “Yes, but ….”   Most of his ideas for projects were greeted with those words by a skeptical audience. “Yes, but what about the cost?” “Yes, but what about the requirements?” The list went on.

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Moving Compliance Policies Off the Paper and Into Practice

Moving Compliance Policies Off the Paper and Into Practice

UK Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham addressed one of the most significant impacts of the upcoming European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)  during a recent data protection conference in Europe: A company with a significant data breach can incur a fine of up to four percent of global annual revenue.

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