Download Now: Benchmarking Privacy Compliance Risks Can Help Companies Pick Their EU Sweet Spot


As U.S. companies and the professionals who advise them prepare to for the new EU-wide privacy regime that takes effect May 18, 2018, it is critical that they include in these preparations and understanding of how their headquaters in the EU impacts their compliance obligations. Under the new scheme, a company’s main EU operations center or where personal data is primarily processed will determine which national privacy regulator serves as the lead authority for overseeing cross-border data transfers and other privacy compliance matters.