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Three Important Considerations For All Businesses in Light of GDPR

by Murtha Cullina on

Today, the European General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) takes effect. The GDPR is the most comprehensive and complex privacy regulation currently enacted....more

GDPR is Live

by Thomas Fox on

Whether you are ready or not, the European Union (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) goes live today, May 25, 2018. It will impact companies doing business in the United Kingdom (UK) and the EU as much as any other...more

Client Alert: Top Five Questions We're Being Asked Leading Up to "GDPR Friday"

Friday, May 25, 2018, is arguably the biggest day in privacy law in many years. That is the day the European General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) goes into effect. Many of our clients have been preparing for this date...more

The brave new world of the GDPR

by Hogan Lovells on

It’s finally here. As from today the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) applies throughout the European Union. ...more

GDPR is Now Effective – How Will Regulators Enforce It?

by Ballard Spahr LLP on

Today the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) goes into effect, ending the data protection landscape as we know it. This comprehensive privacy law applies directly to the 28 EU countries and companies established in...more

Happy GDPR Eve! Are You Ready?

Happy GDPR Eve! Tomorrow is the effective date of Europe’s extensive, new and much talked about regulation, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). GDPR is an ambitious regulatory framework that seeks to rebalance the...more

The EU’s Data Protection Regulatory Big Bang: The GDPR Comes Into Force

by WilmerHale on

This is the inaugural issue of WilmerHale's 8-in-8 Recent Trends in European Law and Policy Alert Series. Over the next eight weeks, our attorneys will share insights on current and emerging issues affecting companies doing...more

Avoiding GDPR – considerations for non-EU entities

by Dentons on

In the lead-up to the now imminent coming into effect of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on 25 May 2018, much focus has understandably been on what steps need to be taken to ensure compliance. However, for...more

One day before the entry into force of the GDPR, the French bill is adopted… but referred to the French Constitutional Council...

by Hogan Lovells on

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will enter into force on 25 May 2018. In light of the urgency to adapt Law no. 78-17 dated 6 January 1978 to the new European Union law, the French Government has initiated an...more

GDPR Enforcement Begins Friday: 4 Things You Need to Know

by Lathrop Gage on

What is the GDPR? The GDPR is the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation, a comprehensive set of strict privacy laws and regulations. The EU passed GDPR in 2016, but granted a two-year grace period which ends...more

The EU General Data Protection Regulation

by Snell & Wilmer on

This Friday is the deadline for General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), yet many companies are still in the process of planning for compliance. Companies not able to meet the deadline may want to consider,...more

Key Privacy Requirements of the GDPR for U.S. Companies (Part 2)

In Part I of this series, we provided information about whether the GDPR applies to your U.S.-based business. In this article, we will explain the key privacy requirements of the GDPR. The GDPR is, at its heart, a regulation...more

Here Comes The GDPR – US Companies, Make Sure You’ve Got It Covered

Way back on August 17, 2017 (seems like a lifetime ago), we brought you information regarding the European General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) and its impact on those doing business in the EU. And now, guess what–the...more

Here’s One Way to Comply with GDPR – Block All EU Users: Data Privacy Trends

by CloudNine on

Believe it or not, Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is set to go into effect in one just one week(!), on May 25th. Many organizations are scrambling to comply with the new regulation and a lot of them won’t...more

Countdown to GDPR: Data Security and Data Breaches

by Thomas Fox on

Whether you are ready or not, the European Union (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) goes live on May 25, 2018. It will impact companies doing business in London as much as any other EU legislation....more

Preparing For GDPR: Steps To Take Today

The European Union has enacted a new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that will take effect on May 25, 2018 regarding how businesses, wherever they are located around the world, must manage the personal data of...more

GDPR: Everybody's Doing It—Shouldn't You?

by Ward and Smith, P.A. on

In just a few short days, on May 25, 2018, supervisory authorities in the European Union ("EU") will begin enforcement of the EU's General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR"). The GDPR is a regulation enacted by the EU to...more

GDPR COMPLIANCE DEADLINE IS MAY 25, 2018: Privacy Regulation is a Moving Target

by Nossaman LLP on

Worldwide, companies are scrambling to meet the May 25th deadline to comply with the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). For companies with physical operations in an EU member state, this deadline is...more

Still Thinking about GDPR?

We are now in the 10-day countdown to the GDPR enforcement date that we’ve been talking about since 2015. If you are a charter member of Procrastinators Anonymous, or just secretly hoped that this would all go away, the sands...more

EU Data Privacy Law Countdown – Who's Ready?

by Bracewell LLP on

On May 25, 2018, the European Union’s data privacy regime is getting an upgrade (the General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR) to improve individual protections. It will also, however, raise various new operations...more

Big Data Breaches Shine Spotlight on Laws Impacting Employee Data Protection

by Foley & Lardner LLP on

It seems like almost every week we learn of a massive new data breach, risking the loss of thousands of individuals’ personal and confidential information to a faceless hacker halfway around the world....more

GDPR’s Most Frequently Asked Questions: After Brexit Can I Continue to Transfer Data from the EU to the UK?

The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) is arguably the most comprehensive – and complex – data privacy regulation in the world. As companies prepare for the GDPR to go into force on May 25, 2018,...more

EU: Portability Regulation – important deadline of 2 June 2018

by Hogan Lovells on

The Portability Regulation (EU) 2017/1128 came into force on 1 April 2018. Part of the EU Commission’s aim to establish a Digital Single Market, the Regulation facilitates cross-border portability of online content. ...more

GDPR’s Most Frequently Asked Questions: What does a company need to do to transfer data from an office in the EEA to one of its...

The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) is arguably the most comprehensive – and complex – data privacy regulation in the world. As companies prepare for the GDPR to go into force on May 25, 2018,...more

Portability Regulation: Important deadline of 2 June 2018

by Hogan Lovells on

The Portability Regulation (the Regulation) (EU) 2017/1128 came into force on 1 April 2018. Part of the EU Commission's aim to establish a Digital Single Market, the Regulation facilitates cross-border portability of online...more

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