Hi there, we are filerskeepers and we read all the laws in the world in search of records retention obligations applicable to companies. We are not kidding. Today we are on some US state and tomorrow we will move on to the Isle of Man. Many people wonder, “why on earth would someone in his right mind try to read all the laws in the world? It is daft and impossible!”. Well, we agree with [...]
Don’t forget the law. A plea why article 6(1)(c) GDPR is the only legal GDPR basis for processing that really matters
Looking for a good reason to process your data? Consent is so 2017. Legitimate interest is so 2018. And contractual basis? Soooo 2019. Don’t forget about all those laws telling you to keep data. Our prediction is that compliance with a legal obligation will be the new thing in 2020 and beyond. In fact, this is a warning not to delete data just like that, you may not only end up violating a specific legal [...]
The Cool Vendor report “highlight[s] interesting, new and innovative vendors, products and services.” “Legal and compliance leaders are increasingly vital to digital business transformation, and if they can’t move faster, they can only be an obstacle to it,” says Gartner Inc.’s Jim Murphy, Patrick Connaughton and Nader Henein in the May 2nd, 2019 report “Cool Vendors in Legal and Compliance Automation”. And we couldn’t agree more! As millennial start-up founders and data & tech lawyers, we [...]
Safe to say that employees are your company’s prime asset? So are their data. Your company needs employee data to perform the simplest of tasks. There is no deciding which candidate to hire without resume’s and interview notes. No paying any salaries without bank account details, right? No sending any email without a name and email address. No functioning of your core CRM system without log data. To ensure your company has these data when [...]
When you think you have seen it all, and mastered all laws and regulations as a true industry specialist… enter the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Nowadays, many consultants and legal experts brand themselves a GDPR specialist. However, knowing all about the GDPR does not mean that a GDPR consultant can tell you what personal data to store, when to start storing them, how long to store your personal data and why you need to [...]
Who are we We are filerskeepers: a legaltech startup with a passion for making business decisions smarter, quicker and easier. What gets us up in the morning We see that companies are facing an enormous challenge: they will need to constantly transform their business to keep up with the exponential growth of data and tech, […] This post is only available to members.