The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect on May 25 2018, and will significantly reshape the data protection landscape for organizations that collect and process the data of European residents. It will also apply to every organization in the world that processes the personal information of EU residents.
Organizations that fail to comply with the Regulation could face fines of up to 4% of annual global turnover or €20 million (US$21.3 million), whichever is greater.
A clear, concise primer on the EU GDPR and EU-US Privacy Shield
The EU GDPR & EU-US Privacy Shield – A Pocket Guide is the ideal resource for anyone wanting a clear primer on the principles of data protection and their new obligations under the GDPR and the EU-US Privacy Shield.
This concise pocket guide gives essential guidance on:
- The terms and definitions used in the GDPR.
- The key requirements of the GDPR.
- How to comply with the Regulation.
- The history and principles of the EU-US Privacy Shield, and an overview of what organizations must do to comply.