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Management of personal data as of May 2018

After four years of preparation and debate, the General Data Protection Regulation was finally endorsed by the European Parliament on 14 April 2016. It will enter into force 20 days after its publication in the Official Journal of the EU and will be applied directly in all Member States two years after that date. Date… Read the full article

EU Consumer Law and Data Protection Law

Consumer law and Data Protection law were part of two different worlds for a long time. Consumer law is that field of law concerned with consumers and their relation with traders which provide products or services. Consumer law provides rules and regulations enforcing rights in order to create a fair balance in the transactions between… Read the full article

Things SaaS providers should do

Ensure your customers have the right to provide you with the data to be processed According to Data Protection provisions one’s individual personal data must be processed fairly and lawfully. If sensitive data such as information relating to subject’s race, health, religion or political opinions is being processed, the subject must give its valid consent.… Read the full article

Now is the time to act!!!

The long-awaited General Data Protection Regulation is now in force and just over 18 months before it will apply in the Member States of the European Union including the UK, more exactly from 25 May 2018. One of the most significant change brought in by the GDPR is that it places direct obligations on data… Read the full article