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In April 2016, the European Parliament adopted the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), an overhaul of the EU data privacy regime. The GDPR will apply directly in all EU member states on May 25, 2018, giving companies just over a year (and counting!) to achieve compliance. With possible penalties of up to €20 million or 4 percent of global annual turnover for non-compliance, companies cannot afford to turn a blind eye.
The GDPR imposes far-reaching obligations for companies that collect, use, or otherwise process personal information of individuals in the EU. Among other considerations:
While GDPR readiness will look different for every company and depend on many factors, Morrison & Foerster’s global privacy and data security team has extensive experience advising companies across industries — including B2B and B2C organizations and service providers — in all phases of GDPR preparedness. We have compiled this one-stop-shop of GDPR resources to help you assess your obligations and aide in your preparedness efforts, and would be delighted to further discuss how we can assist with your specific needs.
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