The European Union is a huge market for any online data providers and managers – the market itself is giant, and to many, represents a market with evolving value. Unfortunately, while many see the value of this market and rush to be part of it, they often miss the fact that there are legal concerns as to their interaction. Chief of these is the different way that the European Union handles privacy; this method is so different from the Americas, in fact, that they bear discussion here.
Today, we’re going to talk about one of those differences, the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). We’ll look at what it actually is, what it does, and why it’s important for businesses to understand and implement. We’ll talk about the punitive measures applied to those who don’t follow the GDPR, and how to avoid these measures in general.
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