EU Regime: When Blockchain meets GDPR

EU Regime: When Blockchain meets GDPR

EU Regime: When Blockchain meets GDPR

Friday, 10 November 2017 15:18

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), a single, pan-European law for data protection comes into force on 25 May 2018, operates to regulate the processing of personal data in the context of the activities of an establishment of a controller or a processor in EU, regardless of whether the processing takes place in EU or not. 

However, when one harmonized set of regulations meets Blockchain, a decentralized and self-maintaining technology, how much can an individual be reassured that they can still maintain control over their personal data as promised under the GDPR?

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