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GDPR Compliance

Cyber Risk Solutions

Stringent new regulations for handling and protecting the private data of European Union (EU) residents became effective on May 25, 2018. Many companies are unsure about how to design or implement a program for complying with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requirements.

GDPR Caution

Failure to implement defensible GDPR compliance can cost companies greatly. Offenders face fines of up to 4% of global revenue. Legal fees, mitigation expenses, redress by individual citizens, and brand damage further raise huge potential costs of non-compliance. Even smaller organizations hoping to “fly under the radar” are not immune from investigation and penalties.

GDPR Readiness Consulting Services

Many companies lack the resources and know-how to establish and maintain a defensible and costeffective GDPR compliance program . Whether you are just starting your GDPR compliance initiative, have encountered unexpected challenges in implementation, need help crafting the appropriate policies and procedures, or are struggling to respond to requests from EU data subjects, UnitedLex GDPR Readiness Consulting Services provide experienced leadership and support for your internal efforts to create a practical and sustainable GDPR program. 

Key Services Include:

  • Readiness Assessments
  • Identification and Documentation of Processing
  • Activities as required by Article 30
  • Data Flow Diagrams
  • Privacy Impact Assessments
  • Security Controls Reviews
  • Vendor Risk Management
  • Policy and Procedure Drafting
  • Contract Remediation and Data
  • Processing Agreements
  • Consent Tracking
  • Data Subject Access Request Management
  • Incident Response Readiness
  • Ongoing Compliance Monitoring
  • Employee Awareness and
  • Executive Briefings
  • DPO Training and Support
  • Privacy Program Management
  • Platform Deployment

External DPO Support Services

Article 37 of the GDPR requires certain data controllers and processers to designate a data protection officer (DPO).  UnitedLex has designed a suite of services to support organizations that have decided to seek outside assistance in fulfilling DPO obligations.  For organizations that will designate an internal DPO, UnitedLex’s DPO Support Services can provide support and expertise to the DPO on an on-demand or pre-defined basis.  For organizations that wish to outsource the DPO function entirely, UnitedLex offers a full-service External DPO Service.  Relying on our international team of certified and experienced privacy experts in the US and the EU, UnitedLex will ensure that your DPO obligations under the GDPR will be skillfully met.