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UK data reform bill could be revived with tweaks as new government courts EU, former official says

The UK's abandoned data reform bill could be revived with parts unpalatable to the EU dropped or watered down as the country's new government seeks to move on from Brexit rhetoric, a former senior official previously in charge of the legislation said today.
James Snook, former data policy director at

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Jakub Krupa

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Jakub joined MLex’s London team in August 2020 to report on topics including data privacy and security, cybersecurity, and telecom regulation, focusing on EU & UK regulatory and legal risk in the telecoms, media and technology (TMT) sectors. He is currently working on MLex's coverage of future mobility, in particular the rise of connected, electric and autonomous vehicles.

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