The GDPR law will be enforced on May 25th and Spreds is getting ready for it!

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For quite some time now, businesses are getting ready for a new law called GDPR, which will be enforced on May 25th 2018.

The digital world has evolved a lot in 23 years: in 1995, only 1% of Europeans were using the internet and social media didn't even exist yet. But, one thing hasn't evolved since then; the European Union's directive on data protection.
To adapt to existing rules to our current digital world, the European Parliament voted a new regulation in April 2016: the General Data Protection Regulation or GDPR.

The main objective of this new regulation is to reinforce citizens' data protection but also to harmonise the different laws on that protection from the different European Union countries, into one single regulation.

As of May 25th, different aspects of this regulation will be applied, such as:

In short, a whole list of rules forcing companies to adapt in order to meet these rules and at Spreds, we have integrated those recommendations in several ways:

These are just some elements implemented by Spreds to increase the protection of your data and until May 25th, Spreds will continue its work in order to comply with these new rules.

For more information about this, don't hesitate to contact us.

Source : European Union website for GDPR.

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