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The New General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) At A Glance

The New General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) At A Glance

As compared to Directive 95/46/EC (the “Data Protection Directive”) which it replaces, the new General Data Protection Regulation seeks to extend the reach of EU data protection law. − An EU based data controller and processor falls into its scope where GDPR personal data is processed “in the context of its activities” - a broadly interpreted test.