Does your company have a processing agreement with each service provider that handles personal information for you as required by the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)?

If you don’t, it may cost you 5,000 EUR per missing agreement – says the data protection authority of Hesse, Germany.

Following a complaint to the data protection

Privacy officials in Germany penned a position paper arguing that standard contract language and binding corporate rules do not adequately provide data protections necessary for legal U.S.-EU data flows. These two data transfer alternatives to Safe Harbor are not viable.

Binary code on the European continent from space, illustrating European Union data privacyThe German data protection authority (DPA) recommended a path of informed consent. U.S. companies should