Category Archives: Industry Expert

3 Critical Qualities of Resilient Information Leaders

“Resilience” has become a buzzword, as all seemingly simple and intuitive psychological concepts do once they penetrate our public (and commercial) consciousness. The current buzz around resilience, whether applied to the environment, companies, or children, originated in the field of psychology with researchers trying to determine what makes one person seemingly bulletproof while another, who appears to have every emotional advantage, crumbles […]

Presidential Tweets and Self-Destructing Messages Under the Records Laws: The New Normal

Washington, D.C. of counsel Jason R. Baron published an article in Bloomberg Law titled “Presidential Tweets and Self-Destructing Messages Under the Records Laws: The New Normal.” Jason discusses the recordkeeping challenges and legal developments that result from presidential tweets and other forms of communications used by White House personnel in the Trump administration. Jason also notes that these legal […]

How the General Counsel Can Shape Information Governance

Jake Frazier – Senior Managing Director, FTI Consulting & Sonia Cheng – Senior Director, FTI Consulting As seen on   Information governance is often thought about in the context of IT efficiency, data security and regulatory compliance. While it is true that these are the most critical drivers for executing data governance programmes, there is an equally […]

Getting Past Some of the Top Barriers to IG Success

Recently, the IGI caught up with Scott Burt, President and CEO of Integro, one of IGI’s newest supporters to discuss some of the IG challenges they see in the market and how organizations are overcoming them. Integro, a Gartner “Cool Vendor” and recipient of IBM’s Worldwide Business Partner Governance Excellence Award, joined the Information Governance […]

Information Governance Oversight: Questions for Board Members To Ask

Jason R. Baron, Of Counsel at Drinker, Biddle & Reath LLP and Co-chair of the Information Governance Initiative, has published an article in Ethical Boardroom titled, “Information Governance Oversight: Questions for Board Members To Ask.” The article provides insight into the emergence of a variety of calls for boards of directors to be asking questions […]

We Are Less Than One Month Away from the 2017 CIGO Summit

It’s time for the Third Annual Chief Information Governance Officer (CIGO) Summit. The CIGO Summit is a by-invitation-only, executive event for senior leaders in cybersecurity, information management, law, privacy, data analytics, records management, compliance, and other IG-related disciplines. The age of big data means organizations have more information under their control than ever before. Unlocking the […]