On 19th September 2018, comes into force the GDPR harmonization decree

On 25th May 2018, the European Union Regulation number 679 of 2016, so called “GDPR” entered into force in all member States. It applies to companies and professionals processing personal data of natural persons.

On 4th September 2018, the Legislative Decree (Legislative Decree No. 101/2018) for the harmonization with the General European Regulation on the protection of personal data (Regulation No. 679/2016 – c.d. GDPR) was published in the Gazzetta Ufficiale.

The legislative decree will come into effect on 19th September 2018, and it acts in, inter alia, the data subjects’ rights, the criminal law and the transitional provisions.