What is a Data Protection Officer (DPO)?

The primary role of the data protection officer (DPO) is to ensure that their organization processes the personal data of its staff, customers, providers or any other individuals in compliance with the applicable data protection rules. EU bodies and institutions have already had to conform to this requirement for quite some time. Now that the […]

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What does GDPR stand for?

And why you need to know about it in 2018. On May 25th 2018 the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) became applicable law in the European Union (EU)[1]. This has an impact on organizations worldwide which do business with and/or collect data about individuals who live in the EU. The regulation intends to better protect […]

Data Protection Principles Made Easy

The General Data Protection Regulation is – by far – the biggest change in European data protection law in 20 years and a major change in focus towards the rights of the data subject. The GDPR is quite a long legal text and certainly not ‘easy reading’. The six principles[1] regarding processing of personal data […]

How to be GDPR Compliant (White Paper)

Data processors have been given until May 25, 2018, regardless of whether they are based inside or outside the EU, to switch to a data processing method that complies with all the requirements and standards set out in the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). It is a forceful, coherent framework for data protection in EU […]

The 5 Best GDPR Compliance Tools

Data processors have been given until May 25, 2018, regardless of whether they are based inside or outside the EU, to switch to a data processing method that complies with all the requirements and standards set out in the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). It is a forceful, coherent framework for data protection in EU […]

Recorded Webinar – The Data Protection Officer required by GDPR

What is the DPO required to do?  What kind of person should you be looking for? The General Data Protection Regulation, which becomes law on May 25, 2018, requires companies to have a Data Protection Officer (DPO). This person needs to be highly connected, highly effective and highly accessible. During the webinar we will discuss what […]