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General Data Protection Regulation

EU / GDPR

1 September 2018 (Singapore) – QUICK NOTES ON THE EU GDPR The European Union General Data Protection Regulation (“EU GDPR”) is the EU’s strong response to “new challenges for the protection of personal data”. This response is based on the principle that natural persons should have control of their own personal data and that there should be strong enforcement for the protection of this...

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General Data Protection Regulation

EU / GDPR

16 May 2018 (Singapore) – UPCOMING EUROPEAN UNION (EU) GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION (GDPR) On 27 April 2016, the European Council and Parliament on 27 April 2016 adopted GDPR, the successor to Directive 95/46EC. The GDPR applies directly in all EU Member States from its effective date, 25 May 2018. It repeals and replaces Directive 95/46EC and Member State implementing...

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