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Are the Standard Contractual Clauses Enough?

The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) is arguably the most comprehensive – and complex – data privacy regulation in the world. As companies prepare for the GDPR to go into force on May 25, 2018, there continues to be a great deal of confusion regarding the requirements of the GDPR.

To help address that confusion, Bryan Cave is publishing a multi-part series that discusses the questions most frequently asked by clients concerning the GDPR.

Source: Bryan Cave – GDPR: The Most Frequently Asked Questions: Are the Standard Contractual Clauses Enough?

Standard contractual clauses challenged by GDPR and scrutinized by CJEU

The EU Standard contractual clauses have been the most frequently used means for data transfers outside the EU. Under the EU General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), which comes into effect in May this year, the EU Standard contractual clauses provide for “appropriate safeguards” validating transfer of personal data to a third country or an international organisation.

Source: Standard contractual clauses challenged by GDPR and scrutinized by CJEU – Lexology

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