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General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR): these are the 5 major obligations in this European law

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a European “law” that will enter into force on 25 May 2018. The GDPR applies to companies and government bodies. It concerns the protection and management of personal data of website visitors, prospective clients, clients, employees, etc. If you do not comply with the GDPR, you risk incurring an astronomical fine. To avoid incurring such fines, here are […]

The five major differences between the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the Privacy Act

The GDPR and the Privacy Act both relate to the processing of personal data. The new European ‘law’, i.e. the GDPR, will eventually replace the obsolete Belgian law in the future. The five major differences between the two are listed below: 1.    The GDPR has a much wider scope of application At territorial level, the GDPR applies as a regulation throughout the entire European […]