General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
The European Union is set to implement General Data Protection Regulation (or GDPR) on May 25, 2018. The official EU site defines GDPR as follows:
The EU General Data Protection Regulation replaces the Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC and was designed to harmonize data privacy laws across Europe, to protect and empower all EU citizens data privacy and to reshape the way organizations across the region approach data privacy.
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