1. What is GDPR and what do I need to know?
The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) replaces the Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC and was designed to harmonize data privacy laws across Europe, to protect and empower all EU citizens data privacy and to reshape the way organizations across the region approach data privacy. The key articles and content of the GDPR is well documented and can be found with a simple search with a keyword "GDPR" in your favourite search engine. From a date of 25 May 2018 you have to comply with GDPR. Otherwise organizations in non-compliance may face heavy fines. One of the key points of GDPR is how you use web cookies.