Security & Data Breach 2012 (SDB 2012)
Venue: Bird & Bird LLP
|Event Date/Time: Jan 26, 2012|
This requirement, should it become compulsory, would affect every business, big or small and involve various costs, for example the costs of publicising the breach.
DataGuidance are holding a half-day briefing to ensure you are prepared.
At present, under the e-Privacy Directive, only telecoms service providers have a requirement to notify both the regulator & affected customers of data losses. Germany and Austria, however, have local laws which require notification.
The UK ICO has stated that they are pushing for breach notification to be a general requirement for all businesses
In the EU, Commissioner Viviane Reding has said she is pushing for breach notification for the financial services
In the US, there is a patchwork of state laws on breach notification. Will there be a federal law to pre-empt all state laws?
Don't miss this essential event for expert advice on setting up a data security policy and a breach notification policy.
With the importance placed on privacy in our society, no company can afford the reputational damage that comes with a data breach.
For more information, please contact Geraldine Hervel on 0207 012 1389 or at firstname.lastname@example.org