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UK data protection laws may receive US treatment in post-Brexit world

By Waithera Junghae

30 June 2016

UK data protection laws may receive US treatment in post-Brexit world iStock.com/Martin Cvetković

Following the UK’s decision on 23 June to leave the EU, lawyers have warned that a failure by the UK to bring its data protection laws in line with EU rules may create problems for companies under investigation.