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Oct 25, 2018: 12:00 - 13:00

Privacy and Data Security in a Globalized World: Cross-Border Issues and Trends

Archive Now Available!

Paige Backman

No matter where your business operates, a sophisticated regulatory framework governs your organization’s privacy and data security. Navigating and understanding cross-border laws, regulations and directives is essential to ensuring your business thrives in – and avoids the risks of – the modern global environment.

Join Paige Backman, Canadian lawyer in privacy and data security and partner at Aird & Berlis LLP, and William J. Roberts, American lawyer in privacy and data security and partner at Shipman & Goodwin LLP, as they discuss issues in Canada and the United States and analyze global trends.

Topics include:

  • An overview of laws in Canada and the United States
  • Understanding global trends and the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation
  • Taking a proactive approach to privacy data security issues
  • Highlights from recent privacy and security cases
  • Understanding and avoiding damage awards

CPD for Lawyers: 1 Substantive Hour

A link to the archived material and CPD information will be emailed to registrants one week following the webinar. Please note that we do not provide CPD certificates as hours are self-reported.

External Speaker:

William J Roberts - Partner, Shipman & Goodwin LLP

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If you are unable to attend the live webinar, but are interested in accessing the archive for on-demand viewing, please click on the registration button to be added to the archive mailing list.

For information regarding our webinars and communications, please contact:
Harpreet Brar | rsvp@airdberlis.com | 416.863.1500 x2063

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