Workshop: Data Compliance

Seligman Theatre May 17, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

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John Enser
Sacha Wilson
Shaq Katikala

This workshop looks at how broadcasters and TV Operators can benefit from using data while staying compliant in the changing regulatory environment.


14:00    How media companies can harness personal data without breaking the law

  • What the law says about personal data and consumer privacy, and how the guiding principles are evolving
  • Implications for media companies when the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force
  • A practical guide to staying privacy compliant, including how you manage data and who can use it internally

Sacha Wilson, Senior Associate, Bristows LLP


14:15   Understanding your risks and liabilities – and those of technology partners – under GDPR

  • Why GDPR could become a matter for the boardroom, with its potential fines of 4% of global turnover
  • Past legal/regulatory actions against data-focused companies, the defences used and how cases were won and lost
  • What happens if a data services or technology partner fails you, or you fail someone else – understanding third-party risks and shared liabilities
  • Managing exposure to past compliance failures at companies you are acquiring or partnering with

John Enser, Partner in the commercial practice, Olswang solicitors


14:30   Practical experiences handling personal data in digital video and advertising

  • A practical guide to obtaining consents, sharing data and other disclosures in online video and advertising
  • What European companies can learn from the compliance experiences of U.S. video data pioneers, including in Smart TV
  • Case studies: media and ad-tech firms that dealt with privacy regulation – and their sometimes contradictory rules – successfully

Shaq Katikala, Privacy Lawyer & Data Scientist, Morrison Lee