Make sure to check official governmental sites for the latest updated information on the COVID-19 outbreak. Official government notice links about COVID-19 in New York, Connecticut, and federal. CDC; Westchester County; State of Connecticut; State of New York; and City of New Haven.
When exporting items US businesses use either a Schedule B Number or US Harmonized Tariff Code. Your business may search the US Census Department’s site for a Schedule B Number. That site has a browse feature to view or download the entire Schedule B book for multiple years or you may use the online Schedule […]
As a U.S. business who targets EU or Swiss nationals with your products or services, you might consider joining the EU-U.S. and the Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Frameworks (an overview PDF contains key information about the Privacy Shield scheme). Both Frameworks require a self certification. The U.S. government provides a “How to” join the Privacy Shield […]
The Directive on security of network and information systems (the NIS Directive) requires transposition into European Union Member’s domestic law by May 9, 2018 (definition of an EU Directive). The NIS Directive, adopted in July 2016, entered into force in August 2016. The UK’s National Cyber Security Center (NCSC) published an Introduction to the NIS […]
The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) maintains a web guide to prepare for compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) coming into effect throughout the UK in 2018. The guide provides links to relevant GDPR provisions as well as discussion/analysis on applicable GDPR definitions, principles, processing structures, security, accountability, data breaches, exemptions, applications, and international […]