Video: The GDPR explained in 75 seconds or less

May 30, 2018 10:11 am

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the European Union’s expansive regulatory effort to give its citizens more control over their personal data, which means big implications for business. Here’s everything you need to know.

Facebook and GOOGLE have both been the recipients of expensive lawsuits on the first day of GDPR compliance.

The two giants wrestled with an angry punter and campaigning troll, who filed three suits totalling $8.8bn split almost equally between the two.

Watch and learn what GDPR means to your business.


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Hadi Khatib
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