Webinar January 24, 2017

Roadmap to the GDPR Educational Series: Extraterritorial Reach of the GDPR

Event Detail

Please join us for the eighth program in our series of educational sessions for our clients and friends on the General Data Protection Regulation. The GDPR roadmap series is a combination of webinar and in-person events designed to provide you with the critical information you need to assess and address the key issues raised by the passage and implementation of the GDPR. The series is co-chaired by David Keating, co-chair, Privacy & Data Security Practice and Jim Harvey, co-chair, Privacy & Data Security Practice and Cybersecurity Preparedness & Response Team. Other speakers from the firm and community will join us throughout the series. 

Our 8th installment of our GDPR Roadmap series will spotlight the extraterritorial reach of the GDPR and investigate to what extent companies that have no presence or limited touch points within the European Union may be affected.  In the first part of our webinar our team will offset the new rules against the current European data privacy framework and discuss impacts for American businesses. The second part of our webinar features Alston & Bird Senior Counsel, Professor Peter Swire, who will assess how companies can manage and mitigate risk exposure based on real life business scenarios. We have also enlisted a special guest speaker, Parker Miller, who is Partner at Alston & Bird and an experienced international litigator. Parker will bring the litigator’s perspective to the discussion and help assess enforcement and litigation risks resulting from the GDPR’s extra-territorial reach. 

David Keating
Co-Chair, Privacy & Data Security Practice

Peter Swire
Senior Counsel,
Huang Professor of Law & Ethics at the Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business

Parker Miller 
Technology & Telecommunications Litigation 

Program will begin at 1:00pm  EST
Login information will be provided to participants in advance of each program.

Programs are provided as a complimentary service to clients and friends of Alston & Bird. CLE credit is provided for Georgia, Texas, California, New York, Pennsylvania and Missouri. Additional states are available upon request.

Webinars are also pre-approved for 1 CPE credit. Attendees requesting CPE credit will need to self-report after the event by filling out the CPE Submission Form on the IAPP website once you have logged into your privacyassociation.org account.

Additional GDPR Roadmap Sessions:
GDPR Key Issues - The Regulators' Perspective - Projected Date: February 22

We will provide notice of each individual session via email and at alstonprivacy.com.

For more information or to register, please contact Abby Forness at abby.forness@alston.com  or 404.881.7824.

January 24, 2017

Meet The Speakers
Media Contacts
Alex Wolfe
Communications Director
Phone: 212.210.9442

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