In an increasingly digitalised environment, the collection, storage, exchange and cross-border flow of personal data has become an integral part of our lives. The rapid development of information society, globalisation as well as the functioning of the EU single market created new challenges in the field of data protection.
As of May 25, 2018 General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679/EU (“GDPR”) applies directly to all EU countries, aiming to increase the level of control over personal data and provide an up-to-date, uniform and coherent framework for data protection.
Our law firm with its specialised GDPR professionals advises its clients -both businesses and individuals- in relation to data protection law issues, including relevant compliance programs.
In particular, our services comprise of:
Data mapping procedures through the use of questionnaires
Gap analysis/study and identification of data privacy risks
Training programs and presentations addressed to companies’ personnel, management teams or other corporate teams, focusing on topics tailored to each time business needs
Review, drafting and control of all relevant documentation/compliance material (data processing agreements, data privacy policies, consent forms etc.), advice and guidance on changes that need to be implemented by IT departments, guidelines on establishment of GDPR-oriented internal processes, communication with data protection authorities
Data Protection Officer (DPO) Services: Specialised members of our GDPR team can be appointed as Data Protection Officers by our clients, in order to ensure GDPR compliance on a regular basis