Dutch data protection watchdog to check compliance with GDPR with anonymous study

Thursday 19 July 2018 | 11:07 CET | News
The Dutch Data Protection Authority (AP) has started an exploratory investigation to see how well large organisations are complying with the new European privacy regulations. The GDPR went into effect in the Netherlands on 25 May.

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Companies: Autoriteit Persoonsgegevens
Countries: Netherlands
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