Global data protection guide

Our new Global Data Protection Guide is a unique online interactive tool which compares the data protection regimes in over 60 countries.

The information in this guide was last updated on 1 August 2022. It should not be relied on as legal advice. If you would like more detailed advice, please speak to any of the team members listed, or your usual data protection contact.

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For more information, please contact any of the individuals listed below, or speak to your usual data protection contact.

Data protection - news and insights

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Data protection & cyber

The UAE's new cyber crime law (all you need to know)

20 May 2022

by Hesham ElSamra

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Data protection & cyber

Incoming EU data and digital legislation

There's a lot going on in the data and digital space in terms of incoming EU legislation. Here is a summary of key proposals which will impact the use of data (personal and non-personal) and likely timelines, as at 10 May 2022.

17 May 2022

by multiple authors

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Interface - Smart contracts

'Drafting' and negotiating smart contracts – a whole new skill?

Debbie Heywood looks at special considerations for smart contracts, especially consumer-facing ones.

9 May 2022

by Debbie Heywood

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