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GDPR needn't be a bombshell for customer-focused marketers

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will apply from 25th May 2018, less than a year from now.

Whilst there is still some ambiguity in the guidance offered on GDPR in the UK by the Information Commissioner's Office, savvy marketers that understand their customers shouldn't have too much to worry about.

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Brexit and the Digital Single Market: Three ways forward

Now that the dust has begun to settle from the UK’s Brexit referendum, I am seeing more and more measured articles discussing a number of vexing issues, including its impact on data protection legislation.

While I am not an EU attorney, I am a Chief Privacy Officer at a US based technology company and a privacy wonk, so I want to throw my unsolicited thoughts into the mix.

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EU data laws: An update on GDPR & Privacy Shield

I cannot remember a time when privacy was as relevant as it is right now.

Across the EU and US, privacy has morphed from an abstract legalese concept to a kitchen table issue.

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What is the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) & why should you care?

Digital businesses and organisations of all sizes will be aware of the myriad of laws and regulations when operating in or across EU markets.

Top of the list will be data protection and privacy law as many organisations become more data-driven in the quest to monetise their digital offering by delivering a more customised user experience.

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Nowhere to hide: new privacy rules demand new thinking in UX design

The cookie law. Wasn’t that a car crash? 

Ugly banners stuck on top of beautiful designs, obscuring functionality and doing nothing for anybody except forcing a pointless click to get it out the way and get busy living.

Whose fault was that? 

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