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Finance

Find tools and guidance to aid in compliance with the specific regulations governing data protection within the financial industry such as FCRA and GLBA in the U.S. and industry-specific guidance for compliance under omnibus laws in other nations. You’ll also find tools applicable to privacy pros from all industries.

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Privacy 101 for SMEs: The Best Defense is a Good Offense

In this practical whitepaper, Omer Tene and Marc Groman, CIPP/US, offer tips to help small businesses safeguard consumer data, build trust and “avoid boosting newspaper sales with sensationalist business titles.”

Morrison Foerster Privacy Library

This site lists national privacy laws by country as well as U.S. state and federal privacy laws including links to actual text. It also includes a section on legal updates and news.

Privacy Impact Assessment Report Template

Created by Rebecca Herold, CIPP, “The Privacy Professor,” who has also created an accompanying PIA methodology.

Plain Language Primer for Privacy Policies

Kinsella Media, LLC, produced this plain language primer to provide guidelines for writing and formatting materials for privacy policies.

Cloud Computing Policy Template

IT Manager Daily provides this sample of a basic cloud computing policy template that organizations can customize to fit their needs.

Healthcare/Pharma

Find tools and guidance to aid in compliance with the specific regulations governing data protection within the healthcare industry such as HIPAA in the U.S. and industry-specific guidance for compliance under omnibus laws in other nations, as well as the tools privacy pros from all industries will find useful.

Most popular:

Privacy 101 for SMEs: The Best Defense is a Good Offense

In this practical whitepaper, Omer Tene and Marc Groman, CIPP/US, offer tips to help small businesses safeguard consumer data, build trust and “avoid boosting newspaper sales with sensationalist business titles.”

Close-Up: HIPAA

This Close-Up provides tools and research to help covered entities and business associates make sense of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act.

Morrison Foerster Privacy Library

This site lists national privacy laws by country as well as U.S. state and federal privacy laws including links to actual text. It also includes a section on legal updates and news.

Privacy Impact Assessment Report Template

Created by Rebecca Herold, CIPP, “The Privacy Professor,” who has also created an accompanying PIA methodology.

Plain Language Primer for Privacy Policies

Kinsella Media, LLC, produced this plain language primer to provide guidelines for writing and formatting materials for privacy policies.

IT/Data Brokerage

Find tools to help assist you in decision-making surrounding cloud computing, data analytics, security, technological solutions to data protection and more, as well as tools applicable to privacy pros from all industries.

Most popular:

Privacy 101 for SMEs: The Best Defense is a Good Offense

In this practical whitepaper, Omer Tene and Marc Groman, CIPP/US, offer tips to help small businesses safeguard consumer data, build trust and “avoid boosting newspaper sales with sensationalist business titles.”

Morrison Foerster Privacy Library

This site lists national privacy laws by country as well as U.S. state and federal privacy laws including links to actual text. It also includes a section on legal updates and news.

Privacy Impact Assessment Report Template

Created by Rebecca Herold, CIPP, “The Privacy Professor,” who has also created an accompanying PIA methodology.

Plain Language Primer for Privacy Policies

Kinsella Media, LLC, produced this plain language primer to provide guidelines for writing and formatting materials for privacy policies.

Cloud Computing Policy Template

IT Manager Daily provides this sample of a basic cloud computing policy template that organizations can customize to fit their needs.

Marketing/Retail

Find tools and guidance related to the retail and online marketing industries, including information on self-regulation initiatives, guidance from regulators and more. You’ll also find tools applicable to privacy pros from all industries.

Most popular:

Privacy 101 for SMEs: The Best Defense is a Good Offense

In this practical whitepaper, Omer Tene and Marc Groman, CIPP/US, offer tips to help small businesses safeguard consumer data, build trust and “avoid boosting newspaper sales with sensationalist business titles.”

Morrison Foerster Privacy Library

This site lists national privacy laws by country as well as U.S. state and federal privacy laws including links to actual text. It also includes a section on legal updates and news.

Privacy Impact Assessment Report Template

Created by Rebecca Herold, CIPP, “The Privacy Professor,” who has also created an accompanying PIA methodology.

Plain Language Primer for Privacy Policies

Kinsella Media, LLC, produced this plain language primer to provide guidelines for writing and formatting materials for privacy policies.

Cloud Computing Policy Template

IT Manager Daily provides this sample of a basic cloud computing policy template that organizations can customize to fit their needs.

Government

Find tools and guidance for professional working in the government sector and dealing with myriad constituent data, who operate under specific legislation like The Privacy Act in the U.S., as well as tools applicable to privacy pros from all industries.

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Privacy Impact Assessment Report Template

Created by Rebecca Herold, CIPP, “The Privacy Professor,” who has also created an accompanying PIA methodology.

Interview Questions for Privacy “A Team” Candidates

Jay Cline, CIPP/US, of Minnesota Privacy Consultants helped the IAPP compile this list of interview questions submitted by several dozen subscribers to the IAPP Privacy List. The questions are favorites of the subscribers in helping to find privacy job candidates with the highest potential.

Employee Training Video

This video from Intel aims to encourage employees to put greater importance on data privacy considerations using statistics on consumer trust and outlining how technology is driving the emphasis on protecting privacy protections.

Ten Steps to a Quality Privacy Program

This series of Privacy Advisor articles by Deidre Rodriguez, CIPP/US, explores different aspects of privacy programs, why they're important and how to implement them in your organization.

NIST Preliminary Cybersecurity Framework

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has released this preliminary framework under the Executive Order “Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity.” The framework consist of standards and processes to promote the protection of critical infrastructure.

Education

Find tools to aid in compliance with the specific regulations relating to data protection within the education industry, such as FERPA and COPPA in the U.S. and industry-specific guidance for compliance under omnibus laws in other nations, as well as tools applicable to privacy pros from all industries.

Most popular:

Privacy 101 for SMEs: The Best Defense is a Good Offense

In this practical whitepaper, Omer Tene and Marc Groman, CIPP/US, offer tips to help small businesses safeguard consumer data, build trust and “avoid boosting newspaper sales with sensationalist business titles.”

Morrison Foerster Privacy Library

This site lists national privacy laws by country as well as U.S. state and federal privacy laws including links to actual text. It also includes a section on legal updates and news.

Privacy Impact Assessment Report Template

Created by Rebecca Herold, CIPP, “The Privacy Professor,” who has also created an accompanying PIA methodology.

SPIA Sample Risk Assessment Tool

Created by the University of Pennsylvania

Plain Language Primer for Privacy Policies

Kinsella Media, LLC, produced this plain language primer to provide guidelines for writing and formatting materials for privacy policies.

Human Resources

Find tools to assist you with privacy concerns related to employee privacy, hiring practices and employee data handling, as well as creating a culture of privacy in your organization, plus tools applicable to privacy pros from all industries.

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Privacy 101 for SMEs: The Best Defense is a Good Offense

In this practical whitepaper, Omer Tene and Marc Groman, CIPP/US, offer tips to help small businesses safeguard consumer data, build trust and “avoid boosting newspaper sales with sensationalist business titles.”

Close-Up: Workplace Privacy

Morrison Foerster Privacy Library

This site lists national privacy laws by country as well as U.S. state and federal privacy laws including links to actual text. It also includes a section on legal updates and news.

Prudence the Privacy Pro, Vol. 1, No. 1

Welcome to the first edition of Prudence the Privacy Pro, created exclusively for the IAPP. The comic is designed to help educate people throughout your organization about privacy issues in a light-hearted way.

Privacy Impact Assessment Report Template

Created by Rebecca Herold, CIPP, “The Privacy Professor,” who has also created an accompanying PIA methodology.