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For privacy and data security lawyers at global law firms, there’s never been a busier time.

Not only are they reporting a surge of work from clients struggling to comply with the European Union’s new General Data Protection Regulation, but many of them have been helping prepare their own firms for compliance with the new regulation, which goes into effect May 25.

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Dan Packel

Dan Packel covers change and innovation in the legal services market, and writes a weekly briefing for Law.com, "The Law Firm Disrupted," on these subjects. He is based in Philadelphia. Contact him at [email protected] On Twitter at @packeld

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