EU data protection regulation
Business compliance will be strictly enforced once this takes effect.
With EU data protection regulation in place, Europe’s digital economy is expected to significantly improve
and data protection will be “future proof”.
Why do we need another law?
The new regulation is a comprehensive reform of the 1995 directive, which is subject
to the national laws of each of the 28 EU member states. This seeks to unify the different,
and sometimes conflicting, laws in the region, while safeguarding the fundamental
rights of the citizens.