January 9, 2018
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a new EU-level legal framework for the management and enforcement of a wide range of privacy and data protection mandates.
After taking effect in May of 2018, the GDPR will, for the first time, provide a unified set of directly applicable legal parameters and requirements across the entire European Union. What’s more, the GDPR represents the world’s most extensive trans-national privacy and data protection regime, as all entities which process personal data in the context of doing business with any player or citizen in the European Union are subject to its requirements, whether or not those entities are based in the EU themselves. In essence, the GDPR is a genuinely global law.
Read more here: The GDPR is coming. Are you ready?