Analyzing the commission's SCC draft implementing decision

(Nov 19, 2020) The European Commission recently unveiled its draft implementing decision on standard contractual clauses. IAPP Research Director Caitlin Fennessy, CIPP, exp... Read More

Top-5 operational impacts of Brazil’s LGPD: Part 5 — Enforcement mechanisms and sanctions

(Nov 17, 2020) Brazil’s General Data Protection Law entered into ef... Read More

Top-5 operational impacts of Brazil's LGPD, part 5

(Nov 17, 2020) Brazil’s General Data Protection Law requires controllers processing personal data to appoint a data protection officer to help tackle various tasks, such as... Read More

New EU SCCs: A modernized approach

(Nov 13, 2020) On Nov. 12, 2020, the European Commission charted a new path for global data protection. With privacy professionals still reeling after dissecting the detail... Read More

How the European Commission's draft decision modernizes SCCs

(Nov 13, 2020) Almost immediately after the European Data Protection Board put out recommendations on supplementary measures for global data transfers, the European Commiss... Read More

A breakdown of EDPB's recommendations for data transfers post-'Schrems II'

(Nov 11, 2020) On Nov. 11, 2020, the European Data Protection Board handed companies around the globe a new map to guide global data flows. The EDPB published their anxious... Read More

The top-5 most read stories for the week of Oct. 26, 2020

(Oct 30, 2020) Fangda Partners' Gil Zhang, CIPP/A, CIPP/E, CIPM, FIP, and Kate Yin take a look at China's Personal Data Protection Law draft bill and examine its sim... Read More

Top-5 operational impacts of Brazil's LGPD: Part 1 — Processing, rights and DSARs

(Oct 23, 2020) This is the first installment of a five-part series aimed at helping global privacy professionals better understand the operational impacts of the new Brazil... Read More

Operational impacts of Brazil's LGPD, part one

(Oct 23, 2020) While Brazil's General Data Protection Law drew heavy influence from the EU General Data Protection Regulation, the LGPD is not a carbon copy of the European... Read More

The top-5 most-read stories for the week of Oct. 19, 2020

(Oct 23, 2020) IAPP Legal Research Fellow Cathy Cosgrove takes a look at the recent privacy legislation activity out of California in this piece for Read More