Jackie Liu spoke to Boardroom Insider for an article covering how relationships between boards and company counsel can be improved to the benefit of the board, the counsel, and to the company itself.
According to Jackie, the “intersection of software and privacy issues” has become increasingly crucial to companies. Europe’s GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) rules are reaching across the world. But such laws carry more than just negative dangers – there are also positive opportunities for companies that shape themselves into a leader in the field. The fast-changing rules on foreign ownership are another such prospect, Jackie said, adding that “legal departments are good at finding ways to turn regulation into an opportunity.”
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