Evolving regulations in privacy and data security are pressuring companies to accommodate user demands for control over their personal information. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) represents the largest change to European Union (EU) data protection laws in decades, and requires companies that do business in the region to provide increased protections for EU users.
When it comes to privacy regulation enforcement it can be tricky to understand who is leading the charge. Each regulation handles things individually. Let's take a look at those who govern two key regulations: the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) and the CCPA (California Consumer Privacy Act).