GDPR Data Protection Officer - Metric International
GDPR
Hannah Kolsh

GDPR: Data Protection Officer

Section 4 of the GDPR outlines the requirement for applicable firms to appoint a data protection officer (DPO). All emphasis added unless otherwise stated. When

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GDPR Legitimate Interest - Metric International
GDPR
Hannah Kolsh

GDPR: Legitimate Interest

“Legitimate interest” may be among the most confusing concepts written into the GDPR, which is not helped by the amount of incorrect interpretations available when

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GDPR Fines & Penalties - Metric International
GDPR
Hannah Kolsh

GDPR: Fines & Penalties

Administrative fines The GDPR imposes stiff fines on data controllers and processors for non-compliance. Determination Fines are administered by individual member state supervisory authorities (83.1).

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GDPR How to obtain consent - Metric International
GDPR
Hannah Kolsh

GDPR: How to obtain consent?

Within the GDPR, consent constitutes one of six possible legal grounds for lawful personal data processing under Article 6(1). For most commercial controllers and processors,

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GDPR Who Must Comply - Metric International
GDPR
Hannah Kolsh

GDPR: Who Must Comply?

Expanded territorial scope The GDPR represents a significantly increased territorial reach over its Data Protection Directive predecessor. Article 3 of the GDPR outlines that (all

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GDPR Personal Data - Metric International
GDPR
Hannah Kolsh

GDPR: Personal Data

Article 4(1) defines “personal data” as follows (all emphasis added unless otherwise stated): ‘personal data’ means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person (‘data

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