For professional services firms, trust is an important currency. Once lost, it is often impossible to regain. The changes introduced by the GDPR should assist compliant firms to maintain that trust when it comes to the way they use data, but there is much to do to achieve its high standards. Given what is at stake, those firms would be best advised to prepare as soon as possible.
With the EU General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) looming on the horizon, Lewis Silkin will take a look at some of the key changes of how this legislation will affect professional services firms from 25 May 2018.