International and EU legal, privacy and data protection news for the market research and data analytics sector.
MRS launches data security toolkit
UK — The MRS (Market Research Society) has launched a toolkit to help businesses prepare for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) regulation that comes into force in May 2018.
EU-US data transfer programme sees slow uptake
US — The Privacy Shield programme, designed to replace Safe Harbour, has seen slow uptake among US firms since its launch two weeks ago.
Data protection law reform will continue despite Brexit
UK – Reform of data protection laws will continue despite the UK’s decision to leave the EU in the referendum according to leading legal experts.