Consumer Data Protection Laws: What You Need to Know
NOVEMBER 15, 2019
But with high-profile data breaches and concerns over how companies are safeguarding data, there has been a worldwide call to codify new consumer data protection laws and strengthen existing ones. The Global Response to Consumer Data Protection. The European Union first answered this call with the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). If a lawful basis cannot be identified, the company cannot collect or process that data.