Policies

March 2, 2020

Data Practices of US Companies Being Investigated in New Probes

Google and Facebook might be in trouble again for how they are collecting and using customers’ data. Learn about the newest investigations into their data privacy […]
February 3, 2020

CCPA is Now in Effect. Are you Compliant?

On January 1st, 2020 the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) went effect for new consumer privacy rights. This empowers consumers with more power against larger businesses […]
November 11, 2019

The E.U. – U.S. Privacy Shield Review is in

The E.U. Commission had their 3rd annual review of the E.U. – U.S. Privacy Shield this October, with the goal to evaluate the compliance of the […]
April 19, 2019

Debunking 4 Common Myths about Complying with Data Privacy Regulations

Regulations that protect people’s privacy and data rights are becoming more common — and so are the myths about complying with them. Here are four myths […]
March 4, 2019

What Businesses Can Learn from Google’s Hefty GDPR Fine

Google was fined $57 million for not complying with the General Data Protection Regulation. Learn why Google was penalized so you can avoid the same data-privacy […]
January 17, 2019

Don’t Let Your IT Policies and Procedures Fall by the Wayside

IT policies and procedures are not “set and forget” documents. Discover why they need to be reviewed regularly and learn some tips on how to do […]
March 8, 2018

How the Repeal of the Net Neutrality Rules Might Affect Your Business

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission’s repeal of the net neutrality rules has made many people apprehensive about how it will change Internet access and content. Here […]
June 13, 2017

Don’t Let Your IT Policies, Plans, and Strategies Collect Dust

To help keep IT systems running securely and efficiently, businesses often create IT policies, plans, and strategies. For example, businesses establish comprehensive acceptable use, mobile device, […]
April 11, 2017

Why You Need an Email Policy and What It Should Include

If your business uses email as part of its communication strategy, you need to have an email policy. While creating this policy is not a fun […]