Toward privacy in the digital market

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Toward privacy in the digital market

How the General Data Protection Regulation will affect your business

Executive Summary

Introduction and context

Published in the Official Journal of 4 May 2016, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) entered into force on 24 May 2016, and will be applicable across the European Union from 25 May 2018 onward. Indeed, unlike a directive, a regulation does not have to be transposed into national law to become applicable.

The GDPR is the result of a lengthy revision of the European directive 95 / 46 / CE from 1995. The objective behind this new text is to provide a unified data protection framework applying directly to all EU member states as well as to all EU citizens to guarantee a high level of protection for citizens while playing the role of enabler of the digital single market.

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Inside magazine issue 13, October 2016

Inside is Deloitte’s quarterly magazine offering an exclusive insight into best practices, trends and opportunities faced by our clients across all industries.

Inside focuses on the main hot topics relevant for the market (Asset management, Banking, Insurance, Public sector, Healthcare, Private equity, Real estate, TMT, Manufacturing and consumer business, Transport and logistics).

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