It’s been nearly one year since the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) went into effect on May 25, 2018, making this the perfect time for a GDPR update.
The groundwork is certainly being laid right now with a lot of discussion around rights of individuals and privacy of data.
There was certainly a ton of news in 2018 around data and data privacy. Will privacy law make it to the federal level in 2019? That question is up to lawmakers but there is movement again on new legislation .
GDPR hit mainstream media in a big way yesterday with a piece by Steve Kroft of 60 Minutes.