6 Privacy Rights that Underpin the GDPR

Beginning May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will be in force. The European Union regulation enforces new administrative and legal responsibilities for organizations. But we should never forget the reason: to ensure the rights of citizens to have control over their personal information. 6 Privacy Rights The goal of the GDPR is to […]

What Controllers Need to Know about the GDPR

Organizations and companies dealing with the acquisition, storage, and processing of personal information have to comply fully with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) before May 2018. The regulations are so stringent and the fines so hefty, that anyone found flouting the rules risks a serious fine. Personal data is an emotive issue which continually […]

GDPR Will Be Enforced Beginning in 2018

The end of 2017 is rapidly approaching, and with it comes an important time for organizations trading within the European Union. In May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will go in effect. Responsible companies are getting ahead by switching to a data processing method that complies with all new requirements and standards as […]

GDPR Countdown: Five Months and it will be Fully Enforced

In five months, the Generation Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will go into full effect. This European legislation aims to protect all European Union citizens from privacy and data breaches. In this article, we delve further into the fundamentals of the regulation. What are the objectives, definitions, and territorial scope of the GDPR? Regulation for the […]

Time is Running Out: Will You be GDPR Compliant Before May 2018?

Beginning May 2018, all organizations that process or store data – which is virtually almost all companies – will have to show and prove that they have proper structures in place to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Training and adequate briefing of employees are, in essence, mandatory. Each organization will have to […]