GDPR

Adatvédelem mindenkinek / Data protection for everyone


Dichotomy paradox

2019. január 28. 11:00 - poklaszlo

or continuous struggle for data protection compliance

January 28 is the Data Protection Day since 2007. The goal of Data Protection Day is to raise awareness of data protection, which may never have been as current as nowadays. The extensive use and processing of personal data is very common in our everyday lives (we use smartphones, smart watches,…

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Data processing in the context of a contract

2019. január 21. 11:00 - poklaszlo

GDPR provides various legal basis for data processing activities, including consent, legitimate interest, mandatory processing. One option is the legal basis that can be applicable to contractual relationships. According to the Preamble to the Regulation:  Processing should be lawful where it is…

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Passwords and the GDPR

2019. január 07. 11:00 - poklaszlo

Surveys show that very few people choose passwords that are strong enough, and many prefer to use the same password on multiple, or even all, online platforms. Similarly to PIN codes, where 1-2-3-4 and other easily solvable combinations are the most popular ones, we are not careful enough about…

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Lists of mandatory DPIAs

2018. november 26. 08:00 - poklaszlo

GDPR requires supervisory authories to establish and make public their lists of the kind of processing operations which are subject to the requirement for a data protection impact assessment (DPIA). 22 supervisory authorities submitted their draft lists to the European Data Protection Board (EDPB)…

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List of mandatory data protection impact assessments in Hungary

2018. november 21. 22:00 - poklaszlo

The Hungarian Data Protection Authority (NAIH) published its "black list" on processing activities that shall be subject to data protection impact assessment, in line with Section 35 (4) of the GDPR. The European Data Protection Board provided its opinion on the draft list at the end of September…

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Developing case law under the GDPR

2018. október 22. 11:00 - poklaszlo

Five months have passed since May 25 when the General Data Protection Regulaton (GDPR) became applicable in the European Union. Data controllers and processors struggled a lot to be ready for the application of the rules of the GDPR. However, there are several rules in the GDPR that leave space for…

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Exporting the GDPR

2018. szeptember 17. 08:00 - poklaszlo

One of the important novelties of GDPR was that it applies not only to the processing of personal data in the context of the activities of an establishment of a controller or a processor in the Union, but also to the processing of personal data of data subjects who are in the Union by a controller…

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Bill regarding the amendment of the Hungarian Data Protection Act

2018. június 20. 08:00 - poklaszlo

A bill regarding the amendment of the Hungarian Data Protection Act was submitted to the Hungarian Parliament on June 19. The bill aims at the implementation of Directive 2016/680 and the amendment of the Hungarian Data Protection Act regarding the application of the General Data Protection…

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Collection of national laws implementing the GDPR

2018. május 28. 11:00 - poklaszlo

Below, you can find a collection of national laws that are necessary for the enforcement of the GDPR. (Last updated on 28.09.2018.) If you need information regarding the status of the implementation in the EU Member States or look for some background information in connection with the implemenation…

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