April 2019

Privacy and Information Management: What are “Reasonable and Customary” practices?

Gail W. Bisbee, PRISM SME As we review the penalties handed down to Washington State University (WSU) most recently for failure to protect confidential data, two words come to mind -“Reasonable and Customary”.   At some point in their process of record management a WSU committee made the decision to use a mini-storage unit. No doubt the […]

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PRISM SME Gail Bisbee Connects at Conference

PRISM International Members at the 2019 Conference wasted no time letting Gail Bisbee know how happy they are to have her in their corner. From the opening session to the very end, she could be seen connecting with members, answering their questions, and listening to their concerns. “It’s good to have someone on the staff […]

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i-SIGMA Recognizes Members with Awards of Honor

IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Phoenix, Ariz., April 24, 2019 – The International Secure Information Governance & Management Association™ (i-SIGMA™) announced earlier this month at the NAID & PRISM International Conference & Expo in Denver, CO the recipients of the Member of the Year Award and the Presidents’ Award. Eric Haas formerly of A.R.M.S. Inc. and Thomas J. Seibert […]

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Funds Approved to Investigate Industry Double Taxation Resolution

PRISM International has been made aware of duplicate sales tax collection requirements imposed on New Jersey-based members doing business with New York customers. This sets a dangerous precedent for all members and requires swift advocacy. As such, the i-SIGMA Board of Directors has approved funding to investigate the best options for confronting the issue. According […]

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MemberNews: Access Announces Acquisition of Montaña & Associates

WOBURN, Mass.  April 2, 2019 – Access, a member of NAID and PRISM International, is a privately-held records and information management (RIM) services provider that announced this week the acquisition of Montaña & Associates, an information governance (IG) consulting firm specializing in retention policy and schedule creation and IG support including compliance and data privacy. The […]

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