Data Protection

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Overview of data protection regime

A review of the nature and scope of UK data protection laws including a discussion of the application of those laws in specific areas such as direct marketing.

Brexit: the legal implications

Visit our Brexit landing page for a collection of content on the legal implications of the UK’s decision to leave the EU.

EU General Data Protection Regulation toolkit

The EU General Data Protection Regulation ((EU)2016/679) (GDPR) will apply in EU member states from May 2018. Practical Law has published a toolkit which contains key resources and guidance to assist organisations in preparing for and complying with the GDPR, including consideration of the impact of Brexit.

Data Protection Global Guide

Practical information on topical cross-border data protection issues and country-specific Q&As on data protection law and practice.

Legal updates

The new Practical Law

Practical Law UK is re-launching

We will soon be launching the new Practical Law UK, bringing a more streamlined look and feel, an improved search capability and many new features. Stay tuned for more information.

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