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Brexit Privacy Checklist

On Dec. 31, 2020, the Brexit transition period comes to an end. Unless parties can reach an agreement before the deadline, the U.K. will be considered a third country in the eyes of the European Economic Area member states. Here, we list some of the main items that companies need to check before the deadline. Read More

Infographic – Brazilian General Data Protection Law may require 50,000 DPOs

Brazil’s General Data Protection Law is now in effect. Much like the EU General Data Protection Regulation, the LGPD has extraterritorial applicability, meaning any organization processing personal data in Brazil must comply with the law irrespective of the company’s location. One of the LGPD’s requirements for such companies under Article 41 is that they must appoint a data protection officer to be “in charge of processing personal data.” Given the prevalence of data processing in today’s dig... Read More

The State of Data Rights

The IAPP, in partnership with BigID, set out to gain insight into the landscape of individual data rights, and how organizations provide data transparency to their employees and consumers. This report explores components of a framework for processing data access requests, deletion requests, and data transparency - including understanding the demand for data rights and its relationship to building brand trust. Read More

White Paper – The Skill Set Technologists Need to Implement a Privacy Risk Management Framework

The IAPP’s Westin Research Center is working to map the jobs of privacy professionals across disciplines, their educational needs, and how they diverge and intersect. As part of that effort and to offer insight into the skill set technologists need to implement a privacy risk management framework, the IAPP mapped the Privacy Framework’s Core to the Body of Knowledge for a Certified Information Privacy Technologist. Read More

Infographic – How to get started in privacy engineering

Privacy engineering is a rapidly growing field in our increasingly data driven world. This infographic offers advice on how to jump start a career in this dynamic profession. It offers tips for pursuing a cross-disciplinary education, searching for career opportunities beyond Big Tech, writing about privacy issues, networking with other professionals, becoming an expert in your own privacy, earning privacy credentials, staying informed about privacy issues, and finding a niche. View Infograph... Read More