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GDPR: What U.S. Boards of Directors Need to Know

September 18, 2018
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EST

Claire Gamble
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  • Summary
  • Self-Study Course
Data privacy matters were recently escalated by the EU's new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that took effect in May 2018. Even U.S.-based operating companies need to pay attention and understand how, whether, and where they may have exposure from the types of data maintained within your organizations. For boards of directors, the question is one of oversight and the ability to answer how management is managing potential risk in this area. Join BDO data privacy practitioners as they discuss questions board should be addressing and resources to help organizations take appropriate steps to remain GDPR compliant.
Self-Study Course:
If you missed the live webcast, you may access a CPE-worthy self-study course by clicking on the following link.

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Learning Objectives:
  • Identify the key requirements of the new GDPR rules that may present risks for U.S. companies
  • Discuss the increasing role of the board with respect to data privacy and cybersecurity
  • Recognize resources to aid your organization in strengthening processes and protections to prevent  GDPR noncompliance and enhance data protections
CPE Certificates: Continuing Professional Education credit is available for those who have registered for and participated for the entire webinar (including being logged in for the duration of the webinar and being responsive to all polling questions).
Delivery: Self-Study
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Prep: None
Credits: 1.0 CPE credit in a field of Specialized Knowledge
Program Level: Overview
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