The Basics of GDPR

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on reddit
Share on email

Boiling the GDPR down to basics sounds too good to be true, but we did it. 

Doesn’t 2018 seem like a lifetime ago? Teens were eating Tide Pods, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding dominated the press, and the ball got rolling on Brexit

The world has changed drastically over the last three years, but a few things remain on our radar. Brexit is still progressing, Harry and Meghan continue to be household names, and the GDPR continues to impact global businesses. Thankfully, kids eating Tide Pods was just a blip.  

So to celebrate this very special, slightly belated birthday, let’s get into the basics of GDPR.

What Is GDPR?

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) became law within the E.U. on May 25, 2018. It was created to give E.U. citizens more control over their personal data. Under GDPR, companies must ensure that personally identifiable information (PII) is collected legally and that the data is appropriately managed and safeguarded. Almost everything we do as

Read the article