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CPW is proud to welcome six new senior hires to Squire Patton Boggs’ Data Privacy, Cybersecurity & Digital Assets team.  These valued additions to our ranks join us in four offices across Europe and the US as the firm continues to bolster our global capabilities in the ever-expanding world of data protection, privacy, and cybersecurity.

While the GDUnited Nations newsPR compliance clock is ticking for companies, EU Member States have also been preparing for the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) which will become enforceable on May 25, 2018.

The GDPR will be directly applicable in all EU Member States without the need for implementing national laws. However, apart from the need to establish the supervisory authority, the GDPR provides Member States with the possibility to introduce more specific rules in a number of. This includes the areas of employment, sensitive personal data such as health data and in relation to the role of data protection officers.

Below is a survey of the GDPR guidance by Data Protection Authorities (DPAs) in several key Member States.
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