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Stewart Dresner Stewart Dresner
Stewart Dresner is Chief Executive, Privacy Laws & Business, UK. He has researched extensively on data protection/privacy and freedom of information since 1975 and was the founder and first Chairman of the UK's Data Protection Forum. He has spoken on data protection/privacy law at conferences across the U.S. and Europe. In 1987, he established Privacy Laws & Business. The Privacy Laws & Business International Report covers over 100 countries with data protection legislation and proposed legislation. The Privacy Laws & Business website, www.privacylaws.com, provides details of the firm's services and links to privacy information worldwide.
Data Protection Series: Personal Data is Not a Commodity

28th January is the 10th annual Data Protection Day in Europe, known as Privacy Day outside of Europe. This year, it represents a major tipping point. The four year battle over the wording of the European Union’s new Data Protection Regulation was largely finished in December, meaning it is time […]


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