The extraterritorial application of UK Data Protection Act 2018 after Brexit

Similar to the GDPR, Brexit also has implications in terms of the applicability of the UK data protection framework to the operations of companies operating across Europe, and indeed across the world, with establishments or customers in the UK. The UK government has published its draft Data Protection, Privacy and Electronic Communications (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, which amend the territorial applicability provisions of the UK’s Data Protection Act 2018 to ensure the law applies appropriately after the exit day. To read more: Click here