GDPR

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into effect on 25 May 2018.

This page contains a selection of our international content on the GDPR, ePrivacy and cybersecurity. 

See our Global Data Hub for our full suite of articles, thought leadership, checklists, webinars and interactive tools to help you stay ahead on data privacy compliance.

Latest news and insights

Open vault door revealing computer servers
Technology, media & communications

Breaking down barriers or building up barricades? The outlook for data privacy in 2022

3 December 2021
Briefing

by Vinod Bange and Debbie Heywood

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IT Engineer in the Modern Data Centre
Digital health

Digitisation in hospitals: Data protection as an obstacle or opportunity in Germany?

24 November 2021
Briefing

by Mareike Christine Gehrmann and Dr. Carolin Monsees

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IT Engineer in the Modern Data Centre
Data protection & cyber

China's new data security law

Our China team looks at the impact of China's latest data security law on international businesses

12 November 2021
Briefing

by multiple authors

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Interior of data centre
Data protection & cyber

Global Data Hub: International update – it's not all about GDPR

8 November 2021
Quick read

by Debbie Heywood

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Server room corridor
Technology, media & communications

'Femtech' – getting data protection right in health apps

29 October 2021
Briefing

by Debbie Heywood

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rainbow bridge
Data protection & cyber

Weaponised Chinese 'GDPR' now launched

7 September 2021
Briefing

by multiple authors

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Open vault door revealing computer servers
Data protection & cyber

Practical Law - information security and cyber incident and data breach resources

16 August 2021
Briefing

by Dr. Paul Voigt, Lic. en Derecho, CIPP/E

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Androids and facial mapping
Data protection & cyber

Data transfers in the life sciences sector – the evolving landscape

12 August 2021
Briefing

by Mary Rendle

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Colourful computer cable close-up
Data protection & cyber

Global Data Hub: Data transfers – a clearer picture?

9 August 2021
Quick read

by Debbie Heywood

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Technology, media & communications

Play: Small print and data

27 July 2021
Quick read

by Debbie Heywood

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Technology, media & communications

Using live facial recognition technology in public places

19 July 2021

by Debbie Heywood

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GDPR

GDPR EU-Representative

For companies without EU establishments

5 July 2021
Briefing

by Dr. Axel Frhr. von dem Bussche, LL.M. (LSE) and Dr. Paul Voigt, Lic. en Derecho, CIPP/E

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Latest videos

GDPR

Webinar: The New Standard Contractual Clauses – The implementation

28 September 2021
In-depth analysis

by multiple authors

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GDPR

Webinar: The New Standard Contractual Clauses

A first overview of the changes

9 July 2021

by Dr. Axel Frhr. von dem Bussche, LL.M. (LSE)

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GDPR

Webinar: The New Standard Contractual Clauses

A first overview of the changes

21 June 2021

by multiple authors

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Tools & online services

We have developed an innovative suite of online products and resources to help you to understand and meet your international data privacy obligations. The tools range from a dedicated microsite providing thought leadership and practical compliance advice, to interactive apps and guides covering issues including cybersecurity, data exports and HR data.
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Global data hub

Our data protection microsite, is a one-stop shop for up-to-date, international information on data privacy law, offering practical insights, thought leadership and guidance on data protection law. All content on the Hub is available for free and receives over 30,000 visitors a month. We have added a wealth of GDPR-specific articles and a number of GDPR checklists supported by a bank of virtual learning webinars to help clients with their preparations for implementation.

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Global data protection guide

The Guide spans more than 60 countries and takes the form of an interactive online map, which clients can use to compare national data protection laws in multiple jurisdictions. 

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TW:Detect

TW:Detect is the latest cutting-edge tool we have developed as part of our cyber service to better enable companies to identify potential online threats due to cyber vulnerabilities that are invisible to traditional modes of monitoring. 

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TW: Cyber Response

Our data breach mobile app helps organisations prepare for and respond to data breaches. Organisations will face potential multi-million pound fines for data breaches after 25 May 2018.  TW:Cyber Response provides practical assistance to help clients prepare for and manage breaches as effectively as possible, to minimise their exposure to regulatory action, litigation risk, and reputational damage. The app is available to download from the App Store and Google Play Store.

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France - GDPR assessment tool

The French data protection authority (the CNIL) has issued a 6-step compliance plan. This free tool identifies your compliance status for each of these steps and is available in both French and English.

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Download: media & tech law

Providing insight, guidance and debate on key developments in the media and technology sectors, and the legal implications for businesses.

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PlugIn

The economy is digitizing at a rapid pace. Products, services and processes that were once flights of fancy are now possible. Are our current legal structures fit for purpose - or is digitization overtaking the law? On our PlugIn platform, we write about our possible digital future.

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