What are Brexit’s consequences on GDPR compliance?

1. What is the current situation? On June 23rd, 2016, the British population voted in favor of Brexit (51.9%). On March 29th, 2017, the United Kingdom invoked the procedure provided for by Article 50 of the Treaty on the European Union. Negotiations then began to find an agreement that would satisfy the two now opposing...

GDPR extraterritoriality and the role of EU representative

Encouraged by globalization then technological developments, the ongoing process of extraterritorial normative expansion has been embraced by the European legislator for several years. The legislator has been willing to extend its territorial scope, safeguard fundamental rights beyond its borders, and hold accountable companies located abroad. This article aims to provide an overview of this process,...