Articles to better understand the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 

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Introduction
The main principles to get familiar with the GDPR

 

The General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) is a European regulation applicable since May 25, 2018. It replaces the directive 95/46/EC ...
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The territorial scope of the new data protection regulation applicable from May 2018 (GDPR) is much wider than the one ...
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Where more than one party is involved in personal data processing operations, the first  question to answer is: are they ...
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Under the EU general data protection regulation (GDPR), any data processing activities must be compliant with six privacy principles, which ...
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Data Protection by design and by default are principles defined in article 25 of the general data protection regulation (GDPR).  ...
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Under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), it is necessary for the controller of personal data to determine the legal ...
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Data Controller
Main things a data controller should be aware of

 

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requires organisations, processing personal data as controllers, to provide the individuals concerned with a ...
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With the new data protection regulation coming in May 2018 (GDPR), data controllers (company or public authority using personal data ...
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Under the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), consent is one of the legal bases upon which controllers may rely ...
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Under the general data protection regulation (GDPR), controllers must no longer notify the Data Protection Authorities of their data processing ...
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Under the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), organisations processing personal data must maintain a record of their processing activities unless ...
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Under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), controllers must notify: the competent authority of any personal data breach likely to result ...
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Individuals' rights
Overview and more detailed analysis of individuals' rights

 

Under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), individuals have several rights over their personal data (i.e. right of access, right ...
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The right to data portability is the new individual’s right provided in article 20 (1) of the new data protection ...
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Data Processor
Check out the data processor's new responsibilities

 

Under the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), organisations processing personal data must maintain a record of their processing activities unless ...
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Under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), processors (i.e. organisations processing personal data on behalf of a third party) is subject to new ...
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Data Protection Officer (DPO)
Requirements, appointment, role etc.
The designation of a Data Protection Officer (DPO) is either mandatory or voluntary depending (i) on the kind of organisation, (ii) ...
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Under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), when an organisation must or choose to appoint a Data Protection Officer (see ...
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When an organisation appoints a Data Protection Officer whether on a voluntarily basis or because its processing activities meet the ...
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Miscellaneous
For both controllers and processors
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), applicable since May 2018, gives the European Data Protection Authorities, now called the Supervisory ...
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Under the General Data Protection Regulation, companies carrying out a « cross border data processing » must appoint a Lead ...
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