On May 25, 2018, my teammates and I at AppDynamics, and parent-company Cisco, marked the effective date of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) with cautious optimism for the future of privacy. Now, one year later, we look back and reflect on GDPR as a positive force for consumers and the businesses that serve them. […]
Evan LeBon is Director of Legal, Product at AppDynamics. As a technology and privacy lawyer, Evan focuses his energy on problem-solving and risk counseling in the software and engineering spaces at AppDynamics and Cisco. Evan is energized by projects where customer-focused agile product development, cybersecurity, privacy, and law vectors intersect. Before joining AppDynamics in 2014, Evan represented emerging technology companies from formation to exit. He also serves as a mentor in Colgate University's Thought Into Action program.
This time last year, companies around the world were scrambling to meet the requirements of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation, also known as GDPR. Designed to protect the personal data of EU residents, GDPR has had an impact far beyond just ensuring compliance with the management, storage, and sharing of personal data. And […]