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European Union law on data protection takes effect (access required)

Whether companies were ready for it or not, the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (EU) 2016/679 became effective May 25. The GDPR is a set of tougher rules designed to give European Union citizens more control over their personal data. It requires companies to not only ensure safety in collecting, processing and storing ...

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