Every year, we survey Morrison & Foerster’s Global Sourcing Group lawyers around the world to create a snapshot of the current state of the global outsourcing market and to identify emerging trends that are likely to shape that market over the next 12 months. This year our lawyers comment on the challenges of cloud-based outsourcing, driving long-term value in engagements, and vendor profitability, as well as the impact of such factors as the recent U.S. presidential election, cross-border deals, growing regulation, and the proliferation of employee-owned technology in the workplace.

In This Issue:

Finding Clarity in the Cloud; The New Focus on Sustaining Value; Outsourcing and the BYOD Challenge; The U.S. Presidential Election: Beyond the Rhetoric; and, The Privacy Bar Gets Higher.

Please see full issue below for more information.

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Topics:  Bring Your Own Device, Cloud Computing, Commodities, Data Breach, Data Protection, Outsourcing, Security and Privacy Controls, Sustainability

Published In: General Business Updates, International Trade Updates, Labor & Employment Updates, Privacy Updates, Science, Computers & Technology Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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