Definitive Health acquires HIMSS Analytics’ data business

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Definitive Healthcare has purchased the vendor data services business line of HIMSS Analytics, which includes its product lines and customized research capabilities. M&A Business intelligence Healthcare analytics HIMSS

California Consumer Privacy Act: GDPR-like definition of personal information

Data Protection Report

This blog focuses on the CCPA’s broad definition of Personal Information. The California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA” or the “Act”) sets a new precedent with its sweeping definition of Personal Information (“PI”). This definition of PI greatly expands on the narrow definition of what constituted PI under previous California state laws. While the definition of PI is sweeping, the Act does set out several carve outs.

New Case Sheds Further Light on the Definition of Autodialer under the TCPA

Data Matters

The FCC had said in orders in 2003 and 2008 that the TCPA’s definition of auto-dialer was broad enough to cover predictive dialers. Unconstrained by the underbrush of the FCC’s earlier rulings, the court went on to interpret the statutory definition of auto-dialers. The post New Case Sheds Further Light on the Definition of Autodialer under the TCPA appeared first on Data Matters Privacy Blog. Ever since the D.C.

Nevada Expands Definition of Personal Information

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179 (the “Bill”), which expands the definition of “personal information” in the state’s data security law. lawfully made available to the general public” from the definition of personal information, the Bill narrows the scope of that exclusion, limiting it to information available “from federal, state or local governmental records.”. On May 13, 2015, Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval (R-NV) signed into law A.B.

HR’s culture shift: Tackling workplace sexual harassment while navigating legal definitions

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Human resources professionals are looking to fight bad behavior driven by upper management. Sexual harassment in the professional workplace PH sexual harassment Sexual harassment Workforce management Employee relations Workplace culture Workplace safety and security

Searching for definition | ZDNet

Collaboration 2.0

Searching for definition By Oliver Marks | June 15, 2008, 10:51pm PDT Summary A recurring theme for me at the Enterprise 2.0 ′ in 2006, called on attendees to log on to Wikipedia and edit its definition.

The Principles of Recordkeeping Primer: Accountability

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Definitions of Accountability. ” DefinitionA primer is a small, introductory book on a given subject. They used to be part of every child’s education. The New England Primer (ca. 1690), was the first to be printed in North America.

House Bill to Limit Scope of Red Flags Rule with Amended “Creditor” Definition

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6420 would add a more narrow definition of “creditor” to Section 615(e) of the FCRA, which currently defines creditor as “any person who regularly extends, renews, or continues credit; any person who regularly arranges for the extension, renewal, or continuation of credit; or any assignee of an original creditor who participates in the decision to extend, renew, or continue credit.”

This is the old ChiefTech blog.: Matt's Knowledge Management definition

ChiefTech

Wednesday, 27 June 2007 Matt's Knowledge Management definition Everyone has their own definition of Knowledge Management. This is the old ChiefTech blog. Nice of you to drop in and visit. However, you need to come over and see my new blog at chieftech.com.au. ©2005-2009. ©2005-2009. Disclaimer: Information on this blog is of a general nature and represents my own independent opinion. Please seek advice for specific circumstances.

4 things to consider when setting your fast data strategy

IBM Big Data Hub

In the study, the definition of fast data starts with the technical characteristics mentioned in our last article, but there’s more to that definition

Article 29 Working Party Proposes a Definition and Provision on Profiling Within the Proposed EU General Data Protection Regulation

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The Advice Paper sets forth the Working Party’s position that the Proposed Regulation should include a clear definition on profiling as “any form of automated processing of personal data, intended to analyse or predict the personality or certain personal aspects relating to a natural person, in particular the analysis and prediction of the person’s health, economic situation, performance at work, personal preferences or interests, reliability or behaviour, location or movements.”.

California Consumer Privacy Act: The Challenge Ahead – Four Key Considerations for Health and Life Sciences Companies

HL Chronicle of Data Protection

As a starting point, determine whether the company qualifies as a business under the CCPA’s definition or if it may be subject to the CCPA by its relationships with for-profit businesses. The CCPA’s definition for “deidentified” data differs from traditional standards.

California Consumer Privacy Act: The Challenge Ahead – Four Key Considerations for Health and Life Sciences Companies

HL Chronicle of Data Protection

As a starting point, determine whether the company qualifies as a business under the CCPA’s definition or if it may be subject to the CCPA by its relationships with for-profit businesses. The CCPA’s definition for “deidentified” data differs from traditional standards.

California Consumer Privacy Act: The Challenge Ahead – Four Key Considerations for Health and Life Sciences Companies

HL Chronicle of Data Protection

As a starting point, determine whether the company qualifies as a business under the CCPA’s definition or if it may be subject to the CCPA by its relationships with for-profit businesses. The CCPA’s definition for “deidentified” data differs from traditional standards.

California Consumer Privacy Act: The Challenge Ahead — Key Terms in the CCPA

HL Chronicle of Data Protection

We thus focus here on detailing some of the CCPA’s key definitional terms, organized into topical categories. As we describe below, the CCPA’s definition of “consumer” is limited to California residents.

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Who’s spreading the news?

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Data quality Information Governance Definition Controls Third parties Internal controls Culture Compliance Oversight Duty Accuracy Compliance (General “Egypt Send Actress to Jail for ‘Fake News,'” The Wall Street Journal , October 1, 2018 A9. Woman posting video on Facebook claiming sexual harassment posted on Facebook sentenced to two years in jail. Publishing fake news with intent of toppling regime. Egypt has some problems with sexual harassment. Appeal expected.

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Management of change

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Information Governance Communications Definition Controls Compliance Oversight Compliance (General How do you make sure that your policies are keeping pace with law and society? “Google Changes Harassment Rule,” The Wall Street Journal , November 9, 2018 B4. Following an employee walkout over how the company handles/handled sexual harassment claims, Google will no longer require that such claims be subject to arbitration.

Cheaters

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Data quality Information Governance Definition Duty of Care Controls Compliance Oversight Duty Employees Accuracy Corporation Compliance (General “Market Cheats Get Caught More Often,” The Wall Street Journal , November 1, 2018 B10. Traders manipulating prices by spoofing real futures trades are getting caught and prosecuted for criminal violations. Exchanges cooperating with enforcement authorities. If accurate information is worth X, what is inaccurate information worth?

Information economy

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Data quality Information Value Definition Use Collection Analytics Access“Alternative Data Is Valued on Wall Street,” The Wall Street Journal , November 2, 2018 B1. Companies mine different types of available information to help traders. Is information is worth so much, won’t someone start a business to provide it? Apparently. What should you be monitoring to understand how your customers make their purchasing decisions, or what your competitors are doing?

When is a record no longer a record?

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I guess there may be multiple definitions of “record,” one of which is documentation of a business activity or decision, and the other of which is a conviction. Access Accuracy Controls Definition Information Records Management Third parties ValueIf you are looking to invest, it would be nice to know if the broker who has been recommended to you has a history of complaints by his/her customers or employers.

Is it live or is it Memorex?

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Compliance Compliance (General) Controls Definition Duty Governance Information Internal controls Ownership Protect assets Technology Third partiesWhat impact has technology had on the flow of information in your industry, including the flow of information to and from competitors? Are your controls keeping pace? “Fashion Industry Gossip Was Once Whispered. Now It’s on Instagram.,” ” The Wall Street Journal, December 2, 2018 (online).

What you say is information, too

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Communications Compliance (General) Content Controls Definition Duty Governance Information Internal controls Legal“Mueller Accuses Paul Manafort of Lying to FBI After Plea Agreement, The Wall Street Journal , November 26, 2018 (online). Did Manafort lie after he reached a plea deal? Information is not limited to what you write in a document or an email. It includes verbal utterances.

Labels

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Data quality Information Definition Analytics“Senator Releases DNA Test Results,” The Wall Street Journal , October 16, 2018 A4. Senator Elizabeth Warren released DNA results about her ancestry. Facts are facts. And labels are labels, and not necessarily facts. How much of a certain DNA do you need to have to be a minority, entitled to affirmative action? So, the blood results are information. But who has the power to decide who is and who is not a Native American?

Hackers look to make money

InfoGovNuggets

So now a denial is Information, by definition. Access Communications Compliance Compliance (General) Controls Corporation Culture Definition Directors Duty Duty of Care Employees Governance Information Interconnections Internal controls Investor relations IT Oversight Ownership Privacy Protect assets Security Technology Third parties Who is in charge That’s a catchy headline.

Information delayed

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So, either (a) the definition of Information includes information you don’t disclose or (b) the value of information can include the value of not disclosing it. Accuracy Communications Compliance Compliance (General) Controls Corporation Culture Data quality Definition Directors Duty Duty of Care Employees Governance Information Internal controls Oversight Reliance Supervision Technology To report Value

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The government does it better

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Access Accuracy Controls Data quality Definition Duty of Care Governance Information Internal controls Knowledge Management Operations Oversight Privacy Protect assets Third parties UseIn the macro sense, one of the bits of information that we own, manage, and hopefully control is who we are. How does the government control and manage this? “Banks Find Solutions for ID Fraud at DMV,” The Wall Street Journal , November 13, 2018 B10.

Where’s Rosemary Woods?

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Access Accuracy Communications Controls Definition Duty Governance Government Information Internal controls Risk assessment Security Third parties“Trudeau Says Canadians Heard Khashoggi Tapes,” The Wall Street Journal , November 13, 2018 A7. Canadian intelligence officials hear audio tapes related to killing. One assumes that this is a tape of some conversation picked up by intelligence folks after the killing, and not a recording of the killing itself.

It’s not free; it’s included

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Access Accuracy Data quality Definition Information Management Use Value“When ‘Free Trading’ Isn’t Really Free,” The Wall Street Journal , November 10, 2018 B5. You can avoid commissions when trading stock by using an app. But if the price you pay or get paid for the stock is more or less, is the trade really free? It depends on how much price improvement is involved.

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Loose Lips, Volume III

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Information Governance Communications Definition Controls Compliance Duty Employees Corporation Compliance (General “Egypt Passes Media Law Targeting ‘Fake News,'” The Wall Street Journal , July 17, 2018 A18. Traditional media and larger social media outlets now subject to penalties for spreading fake news, defaming, or inciting hatred. Think how quiet the TV would be in the US if there was a similar law here. Oh, wait. We still have the First Amendment.

Location information

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Information Ownership Value Definition Controls Access Duty Corporation TechnologyApparently, if you’re on Verizon, 75 companies know where your phone is. Is that worth anything to anybody? Who owns that information and who can sell/rent it? “Third Parties Know Exactly Where You Are,” The Wall Street Journal , July 16, 2018 B4. Well, I like to have Uber and Google Maps know where I am. And FindMyPhone. Who else? Do I control that?

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Privacy

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Security Privacy Information Ownership Governance Policy Definition Duty of Care Controls Third parties Internal controls Access Duty Corporation Technology“Alphabet, Apple Prodded On Privacy,” The Wall Street Journal , July 10, 2018 A3. Congress asks how Google and Apple use “your” information, such as what you say and write and where you are. Which is more interesting, the questions or the answers?

Admissions

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Information Value Governance Definition Controls Internal controls Compliance Analytics AccessWhat happens when you have to disclose your secret sauce? “13 Secret Steps for Harvard Admission — They May Not Help,” The Wall Street Journal , October 29, 2018 A1. Analysis of admissions data shows what affects (helps, hurts) your chances of admission. If you were Harvard, would you want to keep this secret, to prevent people from gaming the system?

23 & you

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So, add genetics to the definition of “information.” ” Privacy Data quality Information Ownership Governance Policy Definition Controls Third parties Analytics Access Duty CorporationLots of positives from sharing your genetic information online. You can find distant relatives and explore your heritage. Or locate a serial killer. “Use of Database Raises Questions,” The Wall Street Journal , April 30, 2018 A6.

It’s all information

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Access Accuracy Analytics Collect Compliance Controls Data quality Definition Duty of Care Governance Information Management Oversight Ownership Records Management Risk assessment Use ValueThis blog explores, from time to time, the outer reaches of the intersection(s) of Information, Governance, and Compliance. Consider, for a moment, a fingerprint. Not what you normally consider “information.” ” And one seldom thinks of “managing” a fingerprint.

Conflicts as information

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Access Accuracy Compliance Compliance (General) Controls Corporation Definition Duty Duty of Care Governance Information Internal controls Lawyers Oversight Third parties To report“McKinsey Held Back Chapter 11 Positions,” The Wall Street Journal , June 20, 2018 B1. Consultant advises in bankruptcy proceedings while holding undisclosed interests in the outcomes. Did McKinsey not know that they had these investments? Did they not have a process for checking for conflicts?

Labels

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Information Governance Communications Definition Controls Third parties Internal controls Culture AccuracyLabels are shorthand. Does the person using the label mean the same thing as you do? “For Some Bonds, It’s Too Easy Being Green,” The Wall Street Journal , August 20, 2018 B1. A quarter of Chinese bonds marketed as green bonds were rejected by “a de facto watchdog for the market” as not really being environmentally friendly.

Catching up, again, part 4

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Access Accuracy Analytics Collect Compliance Compliance (General) Controls Corporation Data quality Definition Directors Duty Employees Governance Information Internal controls Lawyers Management Ownership Use ValueHopefully, building on the last three posts9 [link] , [link] , and [link] , this will close out 2018. Fake news. “Journalist at Center of False-Reporting Scandal Faces New Allegations Over Donation Requests,” The Wall Street Journal , December 24, 2018.

Catching up, part 3

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Collect Communications Compliance Compliance (General) Controls Corporation Definition Directors Duty Duty of Care Employees Governance Information Investor relations Management Oversight Ownership Privacy Records Management Risk assessment Supervision Third parties To report Use Value VendorsContinuing from [link] and [link]. Conflicts with conflicts “Justice Department Chides McKinsey in Another Bankruptcy Case,” The Wall Street Journal , December 17, 2018.

Catching up, again

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Accuracy Board Compliance Compliance (General) Compliance Verification Controls Corporation Definition Directors Duty Governance Information Internal controls Managers Oversight Ownership Privacy Protect assets Protect information assets Technology Third parties To report Value Vendors Who is in charge I was otherwise engaged in December, what with the holidays and travel and our first grandchild, born in Hong Kong, and haven’t been posting.

Loose lips, revisited

InfoGovNuggets

Accuracy Communications Compliance Compliance (General) Controls Corporation Definition Duty Employees Governance Information Internal controls Investor relationsThe prior post was about what you say and in what medium. So’s this one. “SEC Probes Musk Tweets On Possible Tesla Buyout,” The Wall Street Journal , August 9, 2018 A1. Were Elon Musk’s tweets about having lined up financing for a buyout false or misleading? The SEC may want to know.