How to Comply With New Data Security Rules

Posted on: May 11th, 2018 by Andrew Clark No Comments

The effects of a European Union rule that aims to strengthen data privacy and security will be far-reaching, having implications for how businesses across the world—including U.S. real estate brokerages—collect and manage customer information.

The General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR, takes effect May 25. Because the new rule governs how all websites and businesses treat the data belonging to EU residents, the rule applies to organizations across the world, regardless of whether they do business outside the United States. (read more)