Mark Diamond

CEO and Founder at Contoural Inc.

Mark Diamond is the CEO and founder of Contoural Inc., an independent provider of information governance consulting services. His company works with more than 30 percent of the Fortune 500, plus many mid-sized and smaller companies.

My Articles

Everybody's Job, Nobody's Job: The Best Way to Create an Information Governance Program Without Going Crazy

Rising to the need, in-house counsel are partnering with information technology, compliance, privacy, and business units to reduce risks and costs, as well as to enable better employee productivity and business decision-making. Smart in-house counsel are leading, but not owning, these efforts by organizing key stakeholders to launch information governance programs.

Privacy Trends: The California Consumer Privacy Act is a Harbinger of New Regulations

This article is not intended to provide an exhaustive review of the entire Act. Nonetheless, it summarizes some of its requirements, together with a September 2018 amendment. While the Act goes into effect on January 1, 2020, it won’t be enforced until the Attorney General publishes regulations, which are not required by law until July 1, 2020; six months after the effective date.