White Paper – 2020 Global Legislative Predictions

Published: February 2020

What does 2020 have in store for privacy and data protection regulation? A data protection law is on the horizon for India. The U.K. is gearing up for Brexit and all that entails. Almost all countries featured in this report are expecting increased regulation and enforcement this year and, as a result, are increasing their workforce accordingly. Facial recognition is a hot topic in a number of countries, with some calling for a ban, while others embrace the technology. And, in the U.S., there is still talk of a federal privacy law.

This year’s report includes contributions from IAPP members all over the world outlining their predictions and hopes for the upcoming year.