OUR HIGHLIGHTS OF 2018

OUR HIGHLIGHTS OF 2018 Written by Teresa Troester-Falk on December 27, 2018 I don’t think any of us will soon forget May 25th, 2018. The EU GDPR was the first law with global repercussions, and it required extensive organizational changes. The fact that non-compliance...

Understanding the Brazilian Data Protection Act

Understanding the Brazilian Data Protection Act Written by Paul Breitbarth on December 20, 2018 On 15 February 2020, the Lei Geral de Proteção de Dados Pessoais (LGPD), or the General Law on the Protection of Personal Data, will enter into force in Brazil. This law...

Data Retention Policies Demystified

Data Retention Policies Demystified Written by Paul Breitbarth on December 06, 2018 At Nymity, we often get questions regarding the retention of personal data under various laws. Article 5(1)e of the GDPR stipulates that data must be “kept in a form which permits...