What is GDPR?
The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation
- is the strictest data protection regime in the world
- affects every company who handles personal data of EU data subjects
- is effective from 25 May 2018
Why does it matter?
Falling foul with the GDPR can have serious consequences to your company such as
- fines up to EUR 20 Million or 4% of your global annual turnover
- reputational loss
- lack of trust towards your company
Do you need help in preparing for GDPR?
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"Data protection cannot be 'luxury' anymore."
Dr. Anita Vereb
Lawyer specialized in Data Protection
Data Protection Officer
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How can we help?
GDPR Due Diligence
We make a comprehensive due diligence to assess the current state of data protection and develop an action plan to reach compliance.
Based on the action plan we draft the policies and procedures your company needs to follow to be compliant with the GDPR.
Based on the adopted policies and procedures we make a custom-tailored data protection awareness training for your employees.
EU COURT RULED – EVEN JEHOVAH’S WITNESSES CANNOT ESCAPE GDPR
Are you under the scope of GDPR if you collect personal data only in paper format? Are you data controller if it is not you who determine for your business partner what kind of personal data should be collected, and you do not even have access to data? You can get the answers from our article which summarizes the EU Court’s judgement in the case of the Jehovah’s Witnesses Community.Read more
I GET “ONLY” STATISTICAL DATA FROM FACEBOOK – AM I DATA CONTROLLER UNDER GDPR?
Besides having a website, vast majority of businesses have company pages on the social networks like Facebook, Linkedin, etc. Do you become a data controller, being primarily responsible for data processing, if you get “only” statistical information of your visitors? The Court of Justice of the European Union addressed this question in its recent ruling.Read more
WHY SHOULD YOU INVOLVE A LAWYER IN YOUR GDPR PROJECT?
In the last months preceding the entering into force of GDPR, the market was inundated with various service providers promising data protection compliance: data protection experts, counsels, IT experts, etc. Besides these providers, lawyers and law firms, experienced in the field of data protection also provide GDPR compliance services. We summarize the reason why you should involve them in your GDPR compliance project.Read more