From 1 January 2021, the UK will not apply Regulation 2016/679 to the processing of personal data. General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). So it is worth reviewing what to look for in the event of British involvement. The most important aspects are summarized below.
Data sent up to December 31, 2020 is subject to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)!
Despite the fact that the so-called transition period ended on December 31, 2020 and the UK will continue to apply its own national law on the protection of personal data, under Article 71 of Title 7 of the EU-UK Accession Agreement, the rules from the GDPR will still apply. on data transfers. So also keep in mind that we and our UK partner need to be able to distinguish between personal data that is processed and transferred up to and after December 31, 2020. Thus, with respect to personal data from the same legal relationship, the British partner has to apply a different law depending on the date.
Read more articles to find out what regulations will apply during the transition period through the end of June 2021, and what you need to know about hiring a representative and standard contractual clauses!