Five Key Elements LA Business Owners Should Know About Data Protection Regulation

Los Angeles Small Business Owners

Data protection has become a focus of national attention. Between a number of high-profile data breaches, as well as efforts by groups to raise awareness about good data security habits, people, both in the U.S. and abroad, are becoming more aware of the need to make sure their information is secure.

The need for cybersecurity can have a significant impact on how businesses of all sizes handle information collection and storage. This means that gaining a better understanding of what the data protection rules are, both nationally and globally, and how they work is vital for companies so that they can better protect their—and their clients’—data. To help with this, members of Forbes Los Angeles Business Council, below, discuss some of the more crucial aspects of data protection rules that small business owners should be aware of. Here’s what they said: