Demystifying GDPR: Separating fact from fiction
GDPR has a serious PR problem. From the dominating narrative surrounding this impending law, you would think it’s ominously looming over organizations across the globe like the sinister, tentacled black cloud monster that terrorizes the kids from “Stranger Things.” It is true that no one really knows exactly what is going to happen once the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force on May 25. To further complicate matters, the people who wrote the law weren’t necessarily technologists, nor could they foresee edge cases where law and reality don’t align.
This leaves us all waiting to see who will be the first businesses investigated and fined under the new regulation, and how those initial cases will bring clarity to aspects of the new law that are currently murky or uncertain. ..Read More..