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DATA PROTECTION DAY 2016

Today marks the 10th anniversary of Data Protection Day. This day is celebrated throughout Europe, on the 28th January every year, to commemorate the importance of Data Protection, which is a fundamental right for everyone in the European Union (“EU”).

With the emergence of new technologies that bring great benefits to society and the economy, has come an enormous increase in the amount of information that organisations collect and process about individuals. Data Protection is therefore increasingly important to ensure that organisations collect and use information securely, responsibly, and legitimately in accordance with the law. It is equally important for individuals to be aware of the risk to privacy from new technologies, as well as their rights under data protection law.

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