An Overview of Data Localization Laws
In understanding the complex data transfer landscape, organizations need to stay up-to-date with growing localization obligations, which will restrict their ability to transfer certain data outside of relevant jurisdictions.
Localization laws across the world set different requirements for businesses to comply with. These data localization laws often have different requirements depending on data type and industry which adds another layer of complexity for privacy teams to navigate.
This infographic gives an overview of data localization trends across the world, commonly regulated data types, and a snapshot of some of the different types of data localization laws in place.
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