All topics in overview
Third country transfer
Cloud computing and international data transfer to the USA or other third countries: Here you will find information, tips and comments on the topics of the Data Privacy Framework and "Schrems II", Brexit, standard contractual clauses and the like.
DPOs & the German Legal Services Act
The Legal Services Act provides lawyers with special powers that are not granted to non-lawyers. The question now arises as to whether designated data protection officers are permitted to provide such legal advice in Germany as a result of the activity specified in the GDPR, which precisely includes advice on data protection law.
The European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a milestone in data protection law, with far-reaching implications for the work of internal and external data protection officers.
How will supervisory authorities, companies and data protection officers work together in future? What tasks will regional authorities take on at the start of GDPR? Find out more in our capsule summary.
Data Protection in Practice
Data protection in practice: We inform you about trends and developments relating to issues such as encryption or data protection when it comes to processing orders.
Changes in the Law
We research current legislative proposals and debates relating to data protection and data security issues and set out our position in regard to these proposals.
Data protection is one of the greatest challenges of this day and age. The BvD, the Association of Data Protection Officers of Germany, helps you to take an active part in the discussion within society, such as at the Safer Internet Day and through the “Data Protection at School” (DSgzS) initiative.