As of May 25 2018, the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) replaced the EU’s Data Protection Directive. This means, that a single set of data protection rules applies to all companies operating in the EU, wherever they are based.
This is the most important change to data privacy regulation in 20 years across Europe.
A variety of sources are available which provide useful information on the changes.
Factsheets providing useful and practical case studies, focusing on specific sectors.