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With the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) set to go into effect Friday, organizations are bracing themselves for the potential wave of requests from European Union residents looking to exercise their “right to erasure” under the regulation. While the regulation allows individuals to request that their data be returned to them or erased, most company data storage systems weren’t exactly designed with GDPR’s new mandates in mind.

Gabrielle Orum Hernández

Gabrielle Orum Hernández is a reporter with Legaltech News and the Daily Report covering legal technology startups and vendors. She can be reached by email at ghernandez@alm.com, or on Twitter at @GMOrumHernandez.

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