ULG’s Language Solutions Blog

Minimizing FCPA Risk Through Effective Translation

Posted by United Language Group on April 9, 2018
Since 1977, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) has been the leading anti-corruption legislation for companies in the U.S. and those that trade on U.S. financial exchanges. The law lays out strict anti-bribery provisions, specifically prohibiting ...

Topics: Strategy, Translation, Compliance


Minimizing FCPA Risk Through Effective Translation

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on April 9, 2018
Since 1977, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) has been the leading anti-corruption legislation for companies in the U.S. and those that trade on U.S. financial exchanges. The law lays out strict anti-bribery provisions, specifically prohibiting ...

Topics: Strategy, Translation, Compliance


Have You Translated in Compliance with the GDPR?

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on April 3, 2018
From Experian to Facebook, large-scale data breaches have become a regular part of the news cycle. But the need to protect customer data isn't limited to enterprise organizations. Companies of all sizes are vulnerable to data breach, whether through ...

Topics: Localization, Translation, Compliance, GDPR


EU Privacy Shield and GDPR: Working Together To Create Data Security

Posted by United Language Group on March 28, 2018
In recent years, the European Union has introduced various measures to improve data security and protect citizens’ personal information. To this end, the EU Privacy Shield was implemented in 2016, and the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is set ...

Topics: Legal, Compliance


EU Privacy Shield and GDPR: Working Together To Create Data Security

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on March 28, 2018
May 11, 2018 In recent years, the European Union has introduced various measures to improve data security and protect citizens’ personal information. To this end, the EU Privacy Shield was implemented in 2016, and the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation ...

Topics: Legal, Compliance


GDPR and Breach Response: Making Sure Your Notification System Is Compliant

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on March 22, 2018
With the GDPR deadline rapidly approaching, organizations are taking the final steps toward ensuring compliance for their data security systems. In Articles 33 and 34, the GDPR outlines the specific protocol that must be followed in the event of a data ...

Topics: Legal, Compliance


GDPR and Breach Response: Making Sure Your Notification System Is Compliant

Posted by United Language Group on March 22, 2018
With the GDPR deadline rapidly approaching, organizations are taking the final steps toward ensuring compliance for their data security systems. In Articles 33 and 34, the GDPR outlines the specific protocol that must be followed in the event of a data ...

Topics: Legal, Compliance


Clinical Trials: An Introduction To The ICH E6(R2) Addendum

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on March 15, 2018
Scientific and medical advances are often dependent on the results of research involving human subjects. This research requires significant ethical and safety considerations, and clinical trials involving humans are expected to follow guidelines consistent ...

Topics: Compliance, Language Solutions


Clinical Trials: An Introduction To The ICH E6(R2) Addendum

Posted by United Language Group on March 15, 2018
Scientific and medical advances are often dependent on the results of research involving human subjects. This research requires significant ethical and safety considerations, and clinical trials involving humans are expected to follow guidelines consistent ...

Topics: Compliance, Clinical Trials


MDR and Device Labeling: Annex I and UDI Requirements

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on March 13, 2018
On May 5, 2017, the European Commission released the new Europe (EU) Medical Device Regulations (MDR) in an effort to create a more unified and transparent system for medical devices. The MDR will become enforceable in 2020, and introduces new rules relating ...

Topics: Life Sciences, Compliance


MDR and Device Labeling: Annex I and UDI Requirements

Posted by Susan Stugelmeyer on March 13, 2018
On May 5, 2017, the European Commission released the new Europe (EU) Medical Device Regulations (MDR) in an effort to create a more unified and transparent system for medical devices. The MDR will become enforceable in 2020, and introduces new rules relating ...

Topics: Life Sciences, Compliance


What Is HITRUST? A Look At The Common Security Framework

Posted by United Language Group on March 9, 2018
To understand HITRUST, it’s best to temporarily forget everything you know about HIPAA regulations, compliance and audits. Why? Chances are you view HIPAA as a challenge or an obstacle, while HITRUST is intended to be just the opposite. The Health Information ...

Topics: healthcare, IT, Compliance