Amidst the Christmas festivities, the draft Data Protection, Privacy and Electronic Communications (Amendments etc) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 were laid before Parliament. The Exit Regulations show what the UK's data protection legal landscape will look like if the UK leaves the EU without a deal. This blog outlines the potential changes and considers what impact the Exit Regulations will have.
Are you bamboozled by Brexit? Worried about Withdrawal? Having nightmares about the negotiations? Then help is at hand! This blog goes back to basics and helps you to understand what is meant by a "deal" and "no deal" Brexit, the difference between the Withdrawal Agreement, EU Withdrawal Act, and the EU (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill, and why all of this has to be figured out by 11pm on 29 March 2019. Most importantly, it also explains what Brexit will mean for data protection, and what you should be thinking about in your role as a privacy professional now.