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  • November 15, 2016

    Epiq Information Governance Expert to Discuss the Impact of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) at ILTA Insights

    LONDON, 15 Nov., 2016 — Epiq, a leading global provider of integrated technology solutions and services for the legal profession, announced that Gareth Meatyard, director of information governance solutions at Epiq, will speak on a panel titled “What’s the Real Impact of GDPR?” Thursday, 17 November at 11:15 a.m. GMT at ILTA Insights.

    “The General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR, requires businesses to design their data systems with privacy in mind, enabling them to react efficiently to privacy requests,” said Martin Bonney, senior director, international consulting services, Epiq. “We are helping a growing number of clients assess the practical impact of GDPR on their businesses with data mapping, allowing organisations to analyse their data, understand where it lives within their IT ecosystem and prepare for regular scrutiny and requests for information.”

    Also speaking on the panel are Hazel Grant, head of privacy and information law at Fieldfisher, and Andrew Haslam, eDisclosure project manager at Squire Patton Boggs. The event will be held at etc. venues, 155 Bishopgate, London, EC2M.

    ILTA Insights gathers lawyers from in-house legal departments, law firm partners and associates, litigation support managers, knowledge management specialists, technical architects, business analysts and eDiscovery specialists to discuss a variety of topics such as agile workforces, artificial intelligence, blockchains, leveraging data, Office 365, security awareness and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Click here to register for the event, and click here to learn more about preparing for GDPR.


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    Epiq is a leading global provider of integrated technology and services for the legal profession, including eDiscovery, managed services, bankruptcy, class action and mass tort administration, federal regulatory actions and data breach responses. Our innovative solutions are designed to streamline the administration of litigation, investigations, financial transactions, regulatory compliance and other legal matters. Epiq’s subject-matter experts bring clarity to complexity, create efficiency through expertise and deliver confidence to our clients around the world. For more information, visit us at www.epiqsystems.com.

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