Does the GDPR “due date” remind us of Y2K? What will really happen on May 25th? No one really knows for sure the answer to this question but likely there will be a lot of work to continue to do in the months (and perhaps years) to follow May 25th, 2018.
Just for fun here is a timer you can refer to for the GDPR deadline.
GDPR Top Ten Disciplines for EU Data
#1 Data Portability
#2 Accountability Principle
#3 Extraterritorial applicability of the GDPR
#4 Maintaining records of processing activities
#5 New Data Subject Rights
#6 Privacy by Design and by default
#7 Data Protection Authority enforcement methods
#8 Pseudonymization and its use in profiling
#9 Security and breach notification
#10 One stop shop
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