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UK to implement EU data protection regulation

Tuesday 1 November 2016 | 11:12 CET | News
The UK government has confirmed that it will implement the EU's new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), and the Information Commissioner's Office announced plans to help businesses prepare. The ICO started in January meeting with organisations to discuss the challenges with compliance with the law, and it's already published a 12-step guide on compliance. Within the next month, it plans to publish a revised timeline setting out what areas of guidance will be prioritised over the next six months. An overview to the GDPR is available already on its website, to help organisations

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