Brexit – What Next for Data Privacy in the UK?

    View Author June 2016

    The UK’s vote to leave the EU could have a significant impact on data privacy obligations in the UK.  Particularly uncertain at the moment is how the General Data Protection Regulation (due to apply from 25 May 2018) will fit within a post-Brexit UK.  In this briefing, we consider how a Brexit could impact the UK’s data privacy regime and assess what changes need to be made now to data protection strategies.