Legal What EU’s data protection rules mean for India Updated : May 23, 2018 08:34 AM IST Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect starting this Friday. The law is likely to become the gold standard for data protection legislation around the world. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.