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The insider’s guide to cookies: What are they and what type of cookies are there?

Jun 14, 2019 1:45:00 PM / by Enxhi Abedinaj | Marketing Intern | PrivacyPerfect posted in EU, Personal Data, Cookies, Marketing under GDPR

Have you ever been flooded with advertisements after surfing the web for products you currently do not intend to buy? If this has happened to you, do not worry, since we are here to help and explain why you have experienced such events. While spending time online, most internet users quickly accept something called “Cookies” without taking the time to read the Cookie policy. Cookies are used by online marketers to easily
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Is the GDPR fulfilling its real purposes in the age of fake news?

Jun 11, 2019 3:00:00 PM / by Laurens Mommers | COO | PrivacyPerfect

One year after its commencing effect, we see a lot of overview articles highlighting what happened with GDPR in its first year. Loads of breaches, plenty of guidance, the first major GDPR fine issues by CNIL, panic, denial and still lots of fear, uncertainty and doubt. But what was the GDPR about in the end? The short answer can be easily found in the full name of the regulation.
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Okay Virtual Assistant, make me GDPR compliant - One year down the road

May 31, 2019 11:30:00 AM / by Lilla David | Senior Digital Marketing Specialist | PrivacyPerfect posted in EU, GDPR Compliance, Data Protection, GDPR Compliance Program, GDPR Summary

As we hit the one-year mark of the implementation of the GDPR, it’s time to take a deeper look into what effects the EU privacy regulations have had on the approach of businesses and the public towards data privacy, how predictions have compared, what the biggest breaches and fines have been, how big tech companies have handled the new regulation, and what we can expect going forward. 
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Creating a data protection policy: 6 useful tips

May 8, 2019 1:30:00 PM / by Enxhi Abedinaj & Anirudh Toshniwal (Andy) | Marketing Department | PrivacyPerfect posted in Data Protection, GDPR Guideline, GDPR for SMEs, Data Protection Officer, GDPR For Tech Companies

If you are a company that is concerned with the processing of personal data, you must know that having a data protection policy is crucial. In this blog post we discuss the scope and intent of a data protection policy.  create a suitable and complete data protection policy for your company, it is important to understand that a data protection policy is an internal document that is crucial to your company’s GDPR compliance procedures and

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Five simple tips to protect your online privacy

Apr 25, 2019 11:00:00 AM / by Soumya Patnaik | Data protection Consultant | PrivacyPerfect posted in Data Privacy, Data Protection, Personal Data, Consent, Cookies

As technology is continually tightening its grip upon our day-to-day lives, a multitude of issues such as data breaches, digital surveillance and the evasion of privacy have come to the fore. Since unplugging from the online world is not a feasible option in today’s era of digital dependence, privacy advocates posit that internet users must take appropriate measures to protect their personal data at an individual level so they can navigate
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EU GDPR fallout in five years’ time: Ten bold predictions

Apr 16, 2019 2:00:00 PM / by Laurens Mommers | COO | PrivacyPerfect posted in EU, Data Privacy, Data Protection, GDPR Fines, EEA, GDPR Summary, GDPR Predictions

Though obviously no-one can predict the future, it is great fun thinking of what will have happened to privacy regulation in five years' time. The EU GDPR has been an agenda-setting legal instrument but its effects are still only in their infancy.
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How to create a successful GDPR compliance program: Communication

Mar 27, 2019 1:00:00 PM / by PrivacyPerfect posted in GDPR Compliance, Data Privacy, Data Protection, GDPR Guideline, Compliance, DPO, GDPR Compliance Program

This blogpost series started with tips on how to prepare for a GDPR compliance program. How to execute such a program within your organisation was explained in the second blog post. In this final blogpost, we will take you through the last steps of establishing a GDPR compliance program within your organisation. All of these steps are about communication.
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GDPR: 10 Months down the road

Mar 21, 2019 11:00:00 AM / by Elif Kaya | Legal Department | PrivacyPerfect posted in EU, Data Protection, GDPR Explained, EEA, GDPR Summary

The European Data Protection Board (the “EDPB”) recently published an overview on GDPR’s implementation since its enforcement last May, and the roles of national supervisory authorities in this regard. We have summarised and examined some of the items we consider key to the success of GDPR, in this blogpost.

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How to create a successful GDPR compliance program: The execution

Mar 1, 2019 2:00:00 PM / by PrivacyPerfect posted in GDPR Compliance, Data Privacy, Data Protection, GDPR Explained, GDPR Compliance Program

In the previous blog post, we talked about the preparatory phase of creating a GDPR compliance program for your organisation. Now it is time for the next step: the execution of the plan. In this blogpost, we will give you tips about how you can roll out a successful GDPR privacy compliance program within your organisation.

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8 GDPR compliance tips explained by Queen songs

Feb 26, 2019 1:30:00 PM / by Elif Kaya | Legal Department | PrivacyPerfect posted in GDPR Compliance, GDPR Guideline, Compliance, GDPR Processings, GDPR for SMEs, Small business GDPR, Medium business GDPR, Data Protection Officer, GDPR For Tech Companies, GDPR Compliance Program, Queen

Often the best way to tackle complicated matters is to make it fun. Because, the show must go on. Therefore, here are 8 essential tips to become and stay compliant with the GDPR if you don’t want to be the next one biting the dust. 

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