Having dealt with Canada’s anti-spam legislation, we now need to focus on Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This new regulatory framework of the European Union (EU) will come into effect as of May 25, 2018. It aims at increasing obligations of organizations processing personal data and at strengthening the control that EU citizens have over the collection and use of their personal information. The GDPR applies to any organization that processes the personal data of EU residents and citizens. If it applies to you, here are the steps to follow to ensure compliance.