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The Global Privacy Handbook 2017: key developments in 58 jurisdictions across the globe

Overview

Today's technologies mean that it is even easier for companies to collect, copy and transfer personal data around the world. At the same time, new laws around the world are imposing complex and often inconsistent privacy and data protection standards on multinational companies.


This Global Privacy Handbook offers a glimpse of notable privacy developments and emerging privacy issues and trends in 58 jurisdictions across the globe.


In addition to the adoption of the EU-US Privacy Shield and the EU General Data Protection Regulation, there were many notable trends and developments across the globe this past year, including stronger consumer protection laws, new cybercrime laws and enforcement actions around different jurisdictions. Click 'View Briefing' to download the full handbook.

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