Data Protection News: GDPR Goes Into Effect on May 25, 2018

As you may have heard, the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) is a landmark piece of legislation enacted by the European Union (“EU”) that provides stronger data protection and digital privacy laws for EU citizens. The GDPR is an attempt to give individuals more of a say in how their data is used and mandates companies to adhere to strict guidelines on how it is collected, stored, and leveraged. The GDPR goes into effect on May 25, 2018, and has potentially far-reaching consequences for companies and individuals around the world. Please contact us for more details regarding the GDPR.