EDPB published work program for 2019/20

EDPB work program

The European Data Protection Board has published its work program for the next couple of years, which includes development of a number of (hopefully) useful guidance documents. You can download the full list here, but of particular interest will be: Guidelines on Data Protection by Design and Default Guidelines on targeting of social media users …

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ICO Publishes DPIA Guidance consultation

GDPR transparency

The ICO has published draft guidance on the use of Data Protection Impact Assessments (DPIA), a tool used to assess the risks of processing personal data. The UK has had Privacy Impact Assessments (PIA) for some time as best practice but the GDPR enforces the need for DPIA in certain circumstances. The draft guidance: Covers …

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EU GDPR guidance starting to take shape

waiting for GDPR guidance

There’s a question about whether it’s coming quick enough, but the EU’s Article 29 Working Party appear to be on the role with their GDPR guidance. They have recently published guidance for supervisory authorities (e.g. ICO) on fining and on Data Protection Impact Assessments (DPIA), plus are currently consulting on a couple of other pieces …

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