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Top 10 Legal Concepts That Data and Analytics Leaders Must Know to Drive Business Value

Published: 28 June 2018

ID: G00351397

Analyst(s): Lydia Clougherty Jones , Joe Bugajski

Summary

Legal discussions about data-driven initiatives are often constrained by risk-avoidance mindsets, limiting business impact and value. To refocus on business outcomes, data and analytics leaders must leverage legal concepts foundational to driving revenue, cost savings and balanced risk mitigation.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Create a Strategic Relationship With Your Legal Counsel to Learn About the Legal Concepts That Balance Opportunities With Constraints
    • A Practical Example Scenario to Consider
  • Work Closely With Legal Counsel to Identify and Learn Critical Legal Concepts That Support Data-Centric Innovation and Drive Competitive Advantage
    • A Practical Example Scenario to Consider
  • Communicate to Stakeholders the Importance of Framing Legal and Ethical Issues
    • A Practical Example Scenario to Consider

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