The General Data Protection Regulation “GDPR” was enacted to deal with the handling of personal data of European Union residents. The two-year implementation phase ends Friday, May 25th 2018. As of that date, everyone handling EU citizen data needs to be compliant.
If you collect, store, process, or handle data containing personally identifiable information (PII) about persons in the EU, you need to make sure you are compliant. You’ll need to explain what you’re doing with the data you’re collecting, and likely need to change some of your data collection practices.
Open-i Advisors’ data consultants are ready to help you arrive at a plan for perpetual compliance with the privacy requirements under both GDPR and the e-Privacy directive.
Step one is a GDPR scan provided by our partners at SecurePrivacy that you can use right now for free.
It’s a self-serve wizard that you can use right away.
But that’s just the tip of the iceberg. We take that info, along with information we gather about your internal data mapping, and we manage the process for you.
We even partner with a legal team focused on GDPR and e-Privacy Directive compliance, so if you’re looking for a holistic solution we can provide that as well. Open-i Advisors helps you save time and money by packaging up everything you will need to hand off to legal counsel so that they can address your needs in as low cost a manner as possible.
The full process includes the following stages: