What is the General Data Protection Regulation?

The General Data Protection Regulations also known as GDPR is a data regulation affecting the European Union. Created by European Parliament, the Council of the European Union and the European Commission its goal is to improve data protection within the EU.  Enforcement will take place in mid-may 2018 and as a result replaces the data protection directive.

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