Are you ready for May 25, 2018?  What you need to know about GDPR and how to create your playbook.

Published Thu, February 15, 2018 by Michelle Lippert

Lighthouse recently held its seventh annual Illuminations Panel Event during Legaltech New York. During the event, leading industry experts discussed the key steps to success in creating a GDPR playbook. This blog will cover a high-level summary of what was discussed in the panel entitled, Creating a GDPR Playbook – Key Steps to Success.

The Journey to Managed Services - Three Law Firm Panelists’ Perspectives

Published Thu, February 15, 2018 by Stacy Ybarra

Legaltech is a hectic time for all. Whether you’re shuffling from one meeting to the next, from panel to panel, or on to lunches, dinners, or cocktail receptions, you have felt the week’s chaos. This year was my first Legaltech, and among the many things I learned and attended, one panel stood out to me. This session focused on three law firm panelists’ journeys around managed services and was guided by a moderator. Below, I share a recap of this session and what I found to be most interesting.

The GDPR Checklist

Published Mon, February 05, 2018 by Casey Van Veen

Last week, I attended a Lighthouse panel entitled Positioning Yourself as a Trusted Advisor around GDPR at the London NYC hotel during Legaltech NY 2018. This session had, in my opinion, the most relevant and practical information for corporations, law firms, and legal practitioners. The three panelists (Andrew Haslam of Squire Patton Boggs, Robert Owens of Eversheds Sutherland, and Wayne Matus of UBS AG) provided detailed information around the GDPR and presented a checklist for anyone dealing with foreign data. I have done my best to...

Four Steps to Tackling Impending GDPR Challenges

Published Tue, January 16, 2018 by Sarah Ledgerwood

In case you’ve been living under a rock and haven’t noticed the calendar change, it’s 2018! That means the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is closer than ever and it’s only a matter of months until it takes effect on May 25, 2018. With this new and sweeping global regulation straight ahead on the horizon, we’re on the precipice of major data protection law changes that will impact not only Europe, but well beyond.

Regulatory Change in 2018 – How Legal and Compliance Practitioners Can Stay in Control

Published Fri, January 05, 2018 by Lisa Burton

Regulatory change in 2018 is here, and it is BIG! As new technology continues to develop rapidly, how can legal and compliance practitioners stay in control? It could be said that commercial data proliferation and the resultant need for updated handling strategies to support effective compliance and governance, is the catalyst for EU regulatory changes.  With new rules taking time to come into effect, technology will continue to advance at great speed.  Smart businesses are dealing with legacy compliance issues in addition to creating new...

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