The Article 29 Working Party was created by the EU Data Protection Directive in 1996. Its purpose is to provide advice, opinions, and guidance about data protection. The Article 29 Working Party is composed of a representative from each EU member state. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will replace the Working Party with the European Data Protection Board (EDPB).
Below are some of the most important guidelines to be issued by the Article 29 Working Party (WP29) about the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
Right to Data Portability (WP 242)
Data Protection Officers (WP 243)
Lead Supervisory Authority (WP 244)
Data Protection Impact Assessment (WP 248)
Data Breach Notification (WP 250)
Automated Individual Decision-Making and Profiling (WP 251)
Administrative Fines (WP 253)
Consent (WP 259)
Transparency (WP 260)
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This post was authored by Professor Daniel J. Solove, who through TeachPrivacy develops computer-based privacy and data security training. He also posts at his blog at LinkedIn, which has more than 1 million followers.
Professor Solove is the organizer, along with Paul Schwartz, of the Privacy + Security Forum (Oct. 3-5, 2018 in Washington, DC), an annual event designed for seasoned professionals.