Monthly Archives: June 2018

What is a Data Protection Officer (DPO)?

The primary role of the data protection officer (DPO) is to ensure that their organization processes the personal data of its staff, customers, providers or any other individuals in compliance with the applicable data protection rules. EU bodies and institutions have already had to conform to this requirement for quite some time. Now that the […]

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What does GDPR stand for?

And why you need to know about it in 2018. On May 25th 2018 the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) became applicable law in the European Union (EU)[1]. This has an impact on organizations worldwide which do business with and/or collect data about individuals who live in the EU. The regulation intends to better protect […]