Data Privacy Compliance Program

A Deep Dive into Global Privacy Laws, Compliance Strategies & Case Studies


[email protected] | 973-642-8382

PROGRAM POSTPONED UNTIL 2021.  Details will be available soon.

(Originally scheduled for October 14-16, 2020 | Newark, New Jersey)


The Data Privacy Compliance Program is a 3-day intensive certificate program. The sessions will include a thorough review of global privacy laws, followed by interactive discussions of effective compliance strategies and case studies.  It will be a high quality and interactive educational experience for professionals currently in or pursuing roles requiring data privacy expertise. Attendees will earn a certificate at the completion of the program. CLE credits are pending.


The program is designed for professionals from a wide cross-section of industry sectors, including healthcare, financial services and insurance, technology, marketing, and many others. The curriculum will provide a strong foundation for those in a wide range of roles requiring privacy expertise, including risk, marketing, IT and compliance professionals, general counsel, and law firm associates.

To learn more about this program, contact Cathy Finizio at [email protected] or 973-642-8382.

Know the Laws and Risks - Compliance Certificate in 3 days. Earn your certificate in Data Privacy Compliance at Seton Hall Law in a program designed to provide essential knowledge for all professionals and organization types.

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October 14-16, 2020 | Newark, NJ

This intensive three (3) day program for Data Privacy Compliance is designed to:

  1. Promote a deep understanding of key aspects of U.S. federal and state regulatory frameworks, including business impacts due to recent legislation such as CCPA
  2. Provide an in-depth analysis of key international regulatory frameworks and requirements, including GDPR
  3. Develop an ability to assess risks and redesign business practices that may violate current or anticipated regulatory requirements
  4. Provide an in-depth discussion of data breaches, including recent litigation and case studies on management of breach response
  5. Offer a deep-dive analysis into the privacy and cyber security risks presented by third party relationships
  6. Promote an understanding of the nexus between privacy and cyber security and provide insights into the threat landscape related to these issues
  7. Highlight the potential impacts of emerging technologies, such as Artificial Intelligence (AI)
  8. Facilitate networking and professional growth

Program Agenda/Schedule

Day 1 Topics

  1. Brief Foundational Overview
  2. Data Life Cycle: Collection, Use, Disclosure, Retention, Destruction
  3. Global Privacy Laws (3 models) – Comprehensive, Sectoral, Hybrid
  4. US Federal & State Legal Requirements for Data Privacy
  5. Current US Legal Landscape: Data Breach Laws and Preparedness; Litigation Trends; Vendor Liability
  6. Cybersecurity
    1. Legal requirements & risk management tools
    2. Types of policies (technical, physical, administrative)
    3. Cyber risk insurance
    4. Reputational issues/competitive advantages
  7. Chief Privacy Officer Panel (multi-industry): Emerging Trends including Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Day 2 Topics

  1. International Laws
  2. Risk Assessment/Privacy Impact Assessments
    1. Creating Data Inventories & Data Maps
    2. Privacy Impact Assessment Components/Structure & Risk Tools/Methods
  3. Panel Discussion: Risk Assessment
  4. Seven Foundational Principles of Privacy by Design
  5. Interactive Case Study/Tabletop – Privacy By Design

Day 3 Topics

  1. Keynote: Craig Carpenito, US Attorney, District of NJ
  2. HIPAA & Other Health Laws
  3. 3rd Party Risk
    1. Vendor Management Process
    2. Contractual Enforcement
    3. Mock Negotiation of Data Processing Agreement
  4. Interactive Case Study – Data Breach


Seton Hall Law School has collaborated with experts in data privacy and cybersecurity to develop relevant, engaging curriculum and session topics for the inaugural Data Privacy Compliance Program: A Deep Dive into Global Privacy Laws, Compliance Strategies & Case Studies. Our speakers include government officials, in-house and outside counsel, legal scholars, compliance officers, and trusted industry advisors.