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Global Data Hub draws on Taylor Wessing's international expertise to provide you with insight and guidance on data protection issues. Our in-depth analysis, news updates and events will help you navigate the minefield of global data protection law.

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Harmonisation under the GDPRHarmonisation under the GDPR: the 'one stop shop', territorial reach and sanctions


Global Data Hub considers whether the proposed General Data Protection Regulation really delivers a harmonised EU data protection regime. We look particularly at the core issues of the GDPR's territorial reach, the 'one stop shop' mechanism and the new enforcement regime.

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The GDPR – an overviewThe GDPR – an overview


After four years of negotiations, the text of the General Data Protection Regulation was agreed at the end of 2015 and is expected to be adopted shortly. We will then have two years before the legislation comes into force. Taylor Wessing will be exploring the full detail of the GDPR on the Global Data Hub over the coming year but this month, we consider the headlines and our international data protection experts give their reactions.

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Key issues in the GDPRWhat to expect in 2016 in light of this year's events


As the year draws to a close, we look at what to expect in 2016 in the context of developments over the last twelve months. Cybersecurity, the new General Data Protection Regulation and data exports are likely to dominate in Europe and we also look at the direction of travel in the USA and Asia.

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