It's likely that the EU Data Protection Regulation will be adopted in 2015. Businesses will then have a two year period to ensure compliance with the new Regulation which brings significant changes including; new rights for individuals, mandatory breach notification and significantly increased fines if you don't comply.
What can you do now to prepare for the new Regulation? The best place to start is to ensure that your current privacy regime is fit for purpose. We look at the measures you should have in place now to ensure that your existing privacy governance programme covers all the key requirements.