"Perhaps no other law has received the attention that the EU General Data Protection Regulation has in recent years. Moreover, the GDPR has been the subject of a significant number of surveys on how well organizations are prepared for it, as well as how much of their budgets they are allocating to compliance efforts. Indeed, given the importance of the roll-out of the GDPR, organizations have been conducting surveys on GDPR compliance for several years. This abundance of survey data allows for a meta-level analysis of how organizations' attention and resources have been reallocated and expanded to meet the law's requirements..."
"If there was ever a time for companies to step up their privacy practices, this is definitely the year. With the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 due to take effect by January 2020 and a potential new U.S. federal privacy law that could supersede it, business leaders would be wise to start taking stock of their privacy practices.
It doesn't have to be difficult. Companies that are serious about upping their privacy game can get a head on legislation with these 9 privacy principles:.."