Countdown to the GDPR (Part 2)

By Hoge Fenton | 11.14.2017 | Speaking Engagements & Firm Events

JOIN US for the 2nd part of our 3-part webinar series on the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which goes into effect in just a few more months on Monday, May 25, 2018.

WHO: All companies that have personal information of EU citizens or that conduct business in the EU, regardless of their home country.

WHY: Because the GDPR mandates Accountability and demonstrating Compliance, large monetary fines of up to EUR 20 million or 4% of global annual revenues will be imposed on companies for non-compliance, and, GDPR enforcement begins in a few months on May 25, 2018.


December 7, 2017: Compliance considerations for non-EU companies with EU-facing websites and mobile apps, EU personnel or business partners, EU e-discovery and other cross-border transfer issues.
Time: 10:00 a.m. Pacific Standard Time


Shawn Tuma is an attorney internationally recognized in cybersecurity and data privacy law, which he has practiced since 1999. He is a Partner at Scheef & Stone. In 2016, the National Law Journal selected him as a Cybersecurity Law Trailblazer and Texas SuperLawyers selected him for the Top 100 Lawyers in DFW.


Marta Stephanian is part of Ten Holter Noordam’s data privacy & cybercrime team. She counsels clients on all aspects of current and future Dutch and European privacy laws. Momentarily she focuses on creating awareness and aiding companies in implementing the General Data Protection Regulation. For that purpose, she regularly publishes articles, organizes congresses and provides workshops.
Henrik Nilsson has more than 15 years experience of commercial and regulatory law on areas such as IT, telecom, internet and e-commerce.  Henrick has worked at domestic and international law firms, at the Swedish Telecom and Competition authorities and at the Ministry of Communications.

And please calendar the 3rd and final webinar:

January 23, 2018: Consequences of Non-compliance with the GDPR:  Enforcement, Investigations, Sanctions, and Breach Notification.
Time: 10:00 a.m. Pacific Standard Time

RSVP:  To RSVP for the GDPR webinars, email GDPR@hogefenton.com.

Mackrell International is a truly global network of independent law firms. With 90 members representing a total of 4500 lawyers and attorneys working out of 170 offices in 60 countries, MI effortlessly delivers global expertise and local influence.  This webinar series is a collaboration of Mackrell member law firms.
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