The EDPB’s year of the DPO
The EDPB’s coordinated enforcement action focused on the role of the DPO. This article examines the legal requirements for DPOs and breaks down the role’s designation, position and tasks as set out in the GDPR.
EDPB launches coordinated enforcement on role of DPOs
The EDPB announced its 2023 coordinated enforcement action will focus on the designation and position of DPOs. In this second initiative under the Coordinated Enforcement Framework, 26 DPA’s will seek to gauge whether DPOs have the organizational position required by Articles 37-39 of the GDPR and the resources needed to conduct their work.
DPO Handbook: DPOs Under the GDPR
This book provides a comprehensive view of all aspects of the role of Data Protection Officers (DPOs) under the EU’s new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), starting with a look at how organizations determine whether they need a DPO, defining the skills required for the role, and discussing how to source this skillset.