What measures can businesses put in place ahead of data protection law changes?13th June 2016
It has taken over three years of discussions, across multiple levels, but the principles of the new EU Data Protection Regulations have finally been agreed. The regulations will replace the current EU Data Protection Directive and aim to harmonise the data protection and privacy landscape for all members of the EU.
Whilst the regulations won’t come into force until early 2018, the scope and potentially onerous requirements of the new data regime for business means companies must prepare now for its implementation.
In the article published in Real Business, Hamlins’ Technology partner explains the key areas that companies should be aware of and how they should prepare for the coming changes in data protection law.