Binding Corporate Rules

At its plenary meeting today in Brussels, the European Data Protection Board adopted an Information Note on Data Transfers under the GDPR in the Event of a No-Deal Brexit and an Information Note on BCRs for Companies Which Have ICO as BCR Lead Supervisory Authority.
Continue Reading EDPB Reiterates the Need to Address Post-Brexit Data Transfers, Including BCRs

Recently, the Centre for Information Policy Leadership at Hunton & Williams LLP submitted formal comments to the Article 29 Working Party on its updated Working Documents, which include a table with the elements and principles found in Binding Corporate Rules and Processor Binding Corporate Rules.
Continue Reading CIPL Submits Comments to Article 29 WP’s Updated BCR Working Documents

The Centre for Information Policy Leadership at Hunton & Williams LLP recently submitted responses to the Irish Data Protection Commissioner and the CNIL on their public consultations, seeking views on transparency and international data transfers under the EU General Data Protection Regulation.
Continue Reading CIPL Responds to CNIL and Irish DPC on Transparency and Data Transfers under the GDPR

Recently, the European Union Committee of the UK’s House of Lords published its paper, Brexit: the EU data protection package. The Paper urges the UK government to make good on its stated aim of maintaining unhindered and uninterrupted data flows between the UK and EU after Brexit, and examines the options available to ensure that this occurs.
Continue Reading UK House of Lords Recommends Pursuit of EU Adequacy Decision