How The GDPR Changed Data Privacy In 2018

By Jessica Lee (December 14, 2018, 2:47 PM EST) -- The European Union General Data Protection Regulation became enforceable on May 25, 2018, bringing in a flurry of privacy notice updates, the shutdown of certain EU-facing websites and advertising activities, and a good amount of heartburn for companies within its territorial scope.

The threat of fines of up to 4 percent of a company's global revenue put a new spotlight on privacy and data protection, and caused a level of panic that was reminiscent of Y2K. Unlike Y2K, however, the road to GDPR compliance will extend well beyond its enforcement date.

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