Podcast Location:
Download it here [file size: 37.2 MB]
Categories:
Corporate & Commercial Law
CPD Points:
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Regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority:
Listen and pass the quiz: Gain 1 CPD point (60 minutes)
Listen only, gain ½ a CPD point (30 minutes)

Regulated by the Bar Standards Board:
Listen and pass the quiz: Gain 1 accredited CPD point (60 minutes)

Regulated by ILEX:
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Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
Plays on Computer:
Yes Downloadable as MP3:    Yes
Contributor(s):
Course Aims:

This CPDcast aims to ensure that legal practitioners are familiar with Binding Corporate Rules and what these involve.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Understand what Binding Corporate Rules are;
  • Know how Binding Corporate Rules interact with the proposed EU Data Protection Regulation;
  • Be aware of the advantages and disadvantages of Binding Corporate Rules;
  • Understand the legal issues involved in Binding Corporate Rules;
  • Know what the application process for Binding Corporate Rules involve;
  • Understand how companies should decide whether to implement Binding Corporate Rules.
Level:
Intermediate Difficulty: 3 of 5
Classification:
Introduction
Legislative Updates
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In this CPDcast, William Long, a Partner at Sidley Austin, speaks about Binding Corporate Rules. William explains what Binding Corporate Rules are, how they interact with the proposed EU data protection regulation and their advantages and disadvantage. He also explains the legal issues of using Binding Corporate Rules, the application process and what companies should consider when deciding whether to implement Binding Corporate Rules.

This course (podcast plus test) is accredited with 1 CPD hour for barristers at the Bar of England and Wales.

This course (podcast plus test) is accredited with 1 CPD point (0.5 for the podcast and 0.5 for completion of the test) for solicitors and legal professionals.

Podcast Length: 27:06

Date Recorded: 18th May 2015

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