Category: GDPR

The “GDPR” category serves as a comprehensive resource for businesses and professionals seeking to navigate the complexities of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This category encompasses a range of insightful posts, offering valuable guidance, analysis, and best practices for achieving GDPR compliance and upholding data privacy standards.

Navigating GDPR Compliance This category delves into the intricacies of GDPR compliance, providing businesses with expert insights and practical strategies to ensure adherence to the stringent data protection regulations. From understanding the legal framework to implementing robust compliance measures, the posts in this category offer actionable guidance tailored to the needs of businesses operating in the European Union (EU) and beyond.

EU-wide Data Regulations This category sheds light on the broader landscape of EU-wide data regulations, emphasizing the interconnectedness of  data protection laws. The posts provide clarity on the red thread behind the digital single market, enabling businesses to grasp the holistic implications of data regulations and the significance of GDPR compliance in the EU market.

Consultancy with TechGDPR For businesses seeking consultancy with TechGDPR, the “GDPR” category serves as a valuable knowledge base, offering practical resources and expert perspectives on data protection compliance. TechGDPR’s specialized consultancy services equip businesses with the expertise and support needed to navigate the intricacies of GDPR, fostering a culture of data privacy and compliance within their organizations.

Relevance for Businesses In today’s data-centric landscape, GDPR compliance is paramount for businesses aiming to uphold data privacy, mitigate risks, and build trust with their customers. TechGDPR’s blog provides businesses and professionals with necessary tools and knowledge to navigate GDPR’s intricate requirements and establish robust data protection frameworks.

By engaging with the content in this category, businesses can gain a deeper understanding of data protection compliance, positioning themselves for success in the evolving data protection landscape while fostering a culture of privacy and trust.

This category on TechGDPR’s blog is an essential resource for businesses and professionals seeking to work towards compliance, ensuring the highest standards of data protection and privacy within their organizations.

Hardware identifiers: Is an IMEI number personal data?

Elements of personal data With the introduction of the GDPR in 2018, data protection has become a popular topic both from a legal and technical perspective. The importance of efforts around privacy and data protection is personal data and its protection. Under the EU GDPR, there are key elements in the definition of personal data.  […]

Consent Management Platforms’ misleading cookie banner designs: how to recognize and avoid dark patterns

It does not take much convincing for someone to accept freshly baked cookies, when offered to them. However, on the internet, organizations and website owners have had to work harder to balance compliance and optimize cookie consent rates, which ultimately serves to benefit them and their revenue. This is especially true after the GDPR came […]

EU-US data transfers: US Executive Order on Enhancing Safeguards for United States Signals Intelligence Activities and the impact on organizational GDPR compliance.

It is no longer news that EU-US data transfers have become increasingly challenging given the invalidation of the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework in 2020. Since then, companies have had to rely on standard contractual clauses and in other cases, data subjects have had to give consent for such transfers to happen knowing the risk of […]

Privacy by Design for Technology Development Teams

The principle of Privacy by Design builds privacy into the heart of data processing operations and systems, while Privacy by Default ensures that the data subject’s rights are protected as a matter of standard operations. These concepts were created long before the GDPR came into fruition, but under the GDPR became important requirements. 

Why is GDPR training important for technology teams?

Individuals working in positions directly relating to technology or software development often view GDPR compliance as being outside of their domain, and thus might not see the value in GDPR training. Though the extensive requirements of the GDPR can be difficult to fully comprehend, those working in technology development have a special role in ensuring […]

GDPR and HR data for non EU-companies

It’s been three years since the GDPR entered into force and although it provided clarity in regards to handling personal data, some ambiguities still remain. In particular when it concerns employing EU employees as a non-EU organization. Territorial applicability The territorial applicability of the GDPR is outlined in Article 3 and is conditional on three […]

Bring your own device and data protection

What constitutes “bring your own device” (BYOD) and what risks to GDPR compliance does it introduce? Bring your own device allows employees to use their own devices (smartphones, tablets, laptops) in the workplace but also allows them to access corporate tools from these devices. This means they are likely to carry corporate information or confidential […]

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