Today We are Launching a new Series of Information Governance Case Studies


We are pleased to bring the IGI community another series of case studies about how professionals like you are tackling IG. IG Snapshots are compact case studies drawn from IGI’s interviews and discussions with our community of IG practitioners. Our first Snapshot focuses on the interplay between IG and privacy by telling the story of Sarah, an attorney in a large pharmaceutical company who leveraged GDPR compliance momentum to build a broader IG program.

Data Mapping Tools: What Are the Key Differentiators


Now with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in effect, data mapping has become even more significant. The scale of GDPR’s reach has set a new precedent and is the closest we’ve come to a global standard in terms of data regulations.


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IG Guru

We are looking for presentations on solutions to the IG challenges created by new and emerging technologies, the latest legal and regulatory developments that affect IG programs and professionals, practical advice and guidance on traditional IG challenges, and relevant case studies […].


Free download: A Beginner’s Guide to the DPO

IT Governance

Since the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) came into effect in May 2018, many organisations are asking whether they’re supposed to have a DPO (data protection officer), but sometimes the answer isn’t that simple. Case study examples of a DPO in action.


Destroying Barriers to Destruction


While there’s a case to be made that more destruction is occurring because of new business demands, I’m not confident that much will have changed in the intervening two years since the last survey. The Guide also includes a number of relevant case studies. Storage & Destruction "GDPR" CaCPA ILM privacy law secure destructionGoing through a downsizing exercise at home has heightened my awareness of how difficult it is to let go of items.

Download IGI’s Whitepaper: GDPR Myths & Misconceptions


GDPR Myths & Misconceptions was made possible by OpenText’s support of the IGI. The GDPR cannot be ignored. The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which goes into effect on May 25, 2018, is poised to have a profound impact on IG programs worldwide. However, our research and discussions have revealed that there are several common myths and misconceptions about the GDPR.

NEW TECH: This free tool can help gauge, manage third-party cyber risk; it’s called ‘VRMMM’

The Last Watchdog

According to a recent Ponemon Institute study , some 59% of companies experienced a third-party data breach in 2018, yet only 16% believe they are effectively mitigating third-party risk. Privacy Shield , as well as the new EU privacy rules known as General Data Protection Regulation or GDPR. Members gain access to third-party IT security risk management best practices via case studies, surveys, whitepapers, webinars, meetings and conferences.

Risk 121

CNIL Adopts Referentials On DPO Certification

Hunton Privacy

The French Data Protection Act, as amended on June 20, 2018 to supplement the GDPR, allows the CNIL to draft certification criteria and approve certification bodies for the purpose of certifying individuals as DPOs. It is a purely voluntary process to assist in demonstrating compliance with the GDPR requirements.


Privacy and Cybersecurity May 2019 Events

HL Chronicle of Data Protection

Bret Cohen will speak on the Privacy Bar Section Forum panels, “Working Across Borders: Partnering and Vetting,” and “Case Study: How Working Across Borders Worked for Me,” during the 2019 IAPP Global Summit. Please join us for our May events. May 1. IAPP Global Summit.

IGI and TGCI’s “The Exchange” Presents The Information Governance Forum 2017


GDPR and IG: What You Can Do Today. Case Studies in IG. November 1 st , 2017-The Buckhead Club. Atlanta, GA. Colloquium Lead Moderators: Barclay T. Blair. Information Governance Initiative. Jason R. Baron. Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP. The Exchange” Information Governance Forum – Atlanta, is the first program developed and delivered through the new TGCI partnership with IGI.


Welcome to Legaltech New York 2019!: eDiscovery Trends

eDiscovery Daily

GDPR went into effect May 2018. Data privacy in global investigations: compliance with local law, including GDPR in Europe. Case studies with best practices, ROI benefits and efficiencies achieved. Today is the start of Legaltech® New York (LTNY), and, for the ninth(!)

Can Enterprises execute a GRC Movement?

Security Affairs

Like the GDPR Law has shown comprehensive checks and deterrents to protect the EU citizen data. remember Article 17 ‘right to be forgotten’ in GDPR ). Are applications or use cases of GRC platforms or products for enterprises going to be different for different organisations?

Risk 101

Thursday LTNY 2019 Sessions: eDiscovery Trends

eDiscovery Daily

Hear lessons learned and case studies on: (i) the record classification of 1.5 GDPR 8 Months Later: Trends in Litigation and Regulation. In this session, we will take a deep dive into the impacts the Supreme Court’s rulings could have on future contexts and cases.

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Why Is TAR Like a Bag of M&M’s?, Part Four: eDiscovery Best Practices

eDiscovery Daily

Tom has also written several terrific informational overview series for CloudNine, including eDiscovery and the GDPR: Ready or Not, Here it Comes (which we covered as a webcast ), Understanding eDiscovery in Criminal Cases (which we also covered as a webcast ) and ALSP – Not Just Your Daddy’s LPO. Is there a standard, either statutory or in case law to help us with this determination? Most case studies I have seen emphasize speed or accuracy and don’t even mention cost.

Legaltech 2019 Preview Edition: eDiscovery Trends

eDiscovery Daily

The panel will share case studies covering the lifecycle of an AI solution, from assessing contractual risk issues to upstream/downstream customization of the tools to developing internal champions who will ensure adoption. OK, everybody gets hung up on Legalweek vs. Legaltech®.

Resourceful Records Managers! Courtney Bailey, Chair, SAA Records Management Section 2019-2020

The Schedule

Whenever I had the opportunity to focus my own research, I tried to focus on a topic that would fill in a gap for me, and in this case, I looked into records management in the business arena. You can find all the details in the case study I wrote for the Government Records Section.). I also think it’ll be interesting to see how GDPR filters into the U.S.

Time for Another Relativity Fest? Giddyup!: eDiscovery Trends

eDiscovery Daily

Chris Dale of the eDisclosure Information Project leads the discussion on a hot topic this year with GDPR. We’re about three weeks out from the 2018 Relativity Fest conference, conducted every year by Relativity, which is three weeks earlier than last year! I guess they couldn’t wait!

Welcome to Relativity Fest 2019!: eDiscovery Trends

eDiscovery Daily

Chief legal officers provide a unique perspective, and to analyze that perspective, Relativity and the FTI Technology business unit of FTI Consulting commissioned a study by Ari Kaplan Advisors, surveying general counsel on a wide variety of legal issues affecting business and the legal profession.