GDPR: New criteria for permitted VIDEO SURVEILLANCE and biometric data

In brief: Controllers and processors in Austria should now check their video surveillance systems for DSGVO compliance. This is because the Austrian Federal Administrative Court (BVwG) found some of the provisions of the... > more


Our article “GDPR in the SME – Set risk-oriented priorities!” In Die Presse – Recht Spezial Datenschutzgrundverordnung

Read here our article: Article GDPR in the SME   DSGVO in the SME – set risk-oriented priorities! Dr. Markus Frank, an expert on data protection law, warns: “Compliance with the basic EU data protection... > more


GDPR: Risks of processing personal data on an inappropriate legal basis – Example Tracking & Profiling

DSGVO: EU-DS Committee severely restricts possibilities to “use” legal bases for online services You will find my article in the current CIS Newsletter. The article is not quite short, but it is particularly... > more


Implementation of deletion obligations: Latest judicature on the GDPR

Recently, the German Federal Cartel Office (Bundeskartellamt) stated that Facebook holds a dominant position in the market and is taking action against the merging of collected data. Andreas Mundt, head of the... > more


EU basic data protection regulation – lessons learned

1. What reports does the European Data Protection Committee[1] have on the implementation of the GDPRin the EU[2]? The national data protection authorities in the EU have initiated 206,326 proceedings since the GDPR came... > more