10th April 2018
Members attending April’s webinar on GDPR benefited from practical help to navigate through these new Regulations, and came away with a clear understanding of what they need to do and when before the 25 May deadline.
Titled How to comply with GDPR: What you need to do and when the webinar attracted interest from 34 members across 13 countries. Representatives from member firms across the global accountancy network registered from the UK and Ireland and across Europe, with some as far away as Costa Rica and Pakistan.
Watch the webinar here:
40% of MGI Worldwide members felt "very ready", 60% had made a start
The new regulations affect all data coming in and out of the EU and will affect businesses worldwide.
On starting the webinar, our poll showed that 40% of member firms attending felt "very ready", 60% had "made a start", with none having "not started anything".
Thank you to our guest speaker, Caroline Gurevitz
MGI Worldwide’s guest speaker, Caroline Gurevitz hosted the
webinar. Caroline is an Associate Director at Xact and HR and Employment Law practitioner for 10 years. She leads the HR and Employment Law Disputes and Tribunal practice within Xact. Xact operate across a wide spectrum of industry sectors providing appropriate advice with an emphasis on preventative procedures, support and documentation.
Useful templates and checklist to get GDPR ready in member area online
Members of the global accountancy network can find a suite of templates for download in the MGI Worldwide member area online. These include a checklist to help firms get ready for GDPR, a GDPR Consent Form, Policy, Privacy Notice and Register for HR-related personal data.
To see the full calendar of international webinars from MGI Worldwide go HERE.
For further information including copies of templates and checklists, or to participate in a webinar on a topic of your choice, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
All webinar videos are also available in the MGI Member Area > Knowledge Hub > Webinar section.
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