TECHNOLOGY, OUTSOURCING, AND COMMERCIAL TRANSACTIONS
NEWS FOR LAWYERS AND SOURCING PROFESSIONALS
Morgan Lewis and the Sourcing Industry Group (SIG) are co-hosting an Executive Immersion Program that will feature intensive workshops for sourcing leaders.
Last week, Morgan Lewis kicked off the sixth annual Technology May-rathon, a series of over 20 programs focusing on critical trends, developments, and issues in the technology industry.
Bernard Golden of CIO Magazine recently posted five predictions for cloud computing in 2016.
As cloud solutions continue to gain traction, the nature and focus of the software development outsourcing market is experiencing some noticeable shifts.
After the European Court of Justice invalidated the Safe Harbor program in the Schrems case (on grounds that it failed to adequately protect EU citizens’ privacy rights), the European national data protection authorities (DPAs) announced that they would wait until the end of January before taking "necessary and appropriate actions," possibly including "coordinated enforcement actions," against illegal transfers of EU citizens' data in the absence of a data transfer agreement between the United States and the European Union.
According to the 2016 A.T. Kearney Global Services Location Index report , two new business models are expanding the options available to companies looking for alternatives to traditional outsourcing.
After nearly four years of negotiations, the European Parliament, Council of Ministers, and European Commission have reached an agreement about overhauls to the EU data protection regime.