Amelia Hairston-Porter Addresses the Possible Impacts of the EU's GDPR on Investigations

"INSIGHT: EU Enacts New Data Privacy Regime With Potential Effects on Cross-Border Investigations"

Bloomberg Law


In this article, Amelia Hairston-Porter discusses how the EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will affect internal investigations and multi-jurisdictional agency enforcement actions. "The GDPR's expansive data privacy regime can present significant obstacles to organizations that are conducting internal investigations, responding to enforcement actions, or attempting to comply with DOJ's FCPA Corporate Enforcement Policy," Hairston-Porter said. "Companies will need to comply with the GDPR to the maximum extent possible."