Want more value from your data? Build more trust

Flawed operational trust can show up in a variety of ways, from a debate on racial bias in artificial intelligence (AI) to an online survey (capturing nearly 5,000 different data points) that targeted users with political propaganda without their knowledge or consent. Examples like the ones mentioned above have created an association of trust and … More Want more value from your data? Build more trust

General Counsel offices must fully embrace digitalization

Continued progress towards digitalization is to be welcomed, but are General Counsel offices moving quickly enough to implement necessary change? The EY General Counsel Barometer 2020 shows that more companies are embracing the digitalization of legal work, such as the automatic creation of documents and the use of artificial intelligence (AI) for document analysis. In-house … More General Counsel offices must fully embrace digitalization

How ISO 27701 could be a new framework for sustained GDPR compliance

The Privacy Information Management System, defined by ISO 27701, provides a framework for integrating privacy into organizational practices. The protection of information across the organization has proven to require a multidisciplinary effort and cross-functional expertise. Over the past years, the privacy domain has become increasingly regulated. Privacy governance remains a complex endeavor in view of … More How ISO 27701 could be a new framework for sustained GDPR compliance

How can your growth strategy evolve faster than the market?

Many companies are setting their strategy against a flawed view of the markets in which they compete. How sure are CEOs that their current growth strategy will achieve a competitive advantage and sustainable value over the next two to three years? In this article, we look at how to understand a company’s true competitive position, … More How can your growth strategy evolve faster than the market?

Four trends shaping digital transformation in 2019 and beyond

Business leaders say they are under pressure to transform, and quickly. Four trends suggest where they will be focusing their efforts. What’s driving competitive advantage in future business models? In the conversations with business leaders at SAPPHIRE NOW this year, we heard four common trends that suggest where companies’ efforts could be headed in the … More Four trends shaping digital transformation in 2019 and beyond

How AI is reshaping the document review and processing landscape

Fast-growing AI-powered document intelligence solutions are helping companies overcome a number of challenges.  According to IDC, worldwide spending on artificial intelligence (AI) and cognitive systems will reach US $57.6 billion by 2021, an illustration of just how quickly AI technologies are finding homes in mainstream use cases. One such use case is document review and … More How AI is reshaping the document review and processing landscape

EY Asia-Pacific Digital Law Newsletter (4th Edition)

In this edition of the Asia-Pacific Digital Law Newsletter, we explore AI-related legal developments in a number of jurisdictions across the Asia-Pacific. Given both the hype around and potential of AI, we are seeing a few jurisdictions across the region introducing guidance, with some considering ethical frameworks and some new laws (or amendments to existing … More EY Asia-Pacific Digital Law Newsletter (4th Edition)

Mitigating Third-party Cyber Risks in a New Regulatory Environment

The headlines are full of data breaches. A report in October from the UK National Cyber Security Centre revealed that the GCHQ offshoot had stopped almost 1,200 attacks in the past two years and is fighting off around 10 attacks every week. These numbers don’t account for the many more cyber attacks targeting private companies and their … More Mitigating Third-party Cyber Risks in a New Regulatory Environment

EY Asia-Pacific Digital Law Newsletter

This special e-commerce edition is in response to many readers’ requests after our special second edition on blockchain and cryptocurrency. In this issue we explore several of the e-commerce related developments in a number of the countries across the Asia-Pacific. Given the importance of e-commerce and the digital marketplace today, we are finally seeing a number … More EY Asia-Pacific Digital Law Newsletter