GDPR Compliance Guide

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GDPR Compliance Guide
Recitals
Articles
Chapter 1
General Provisions (Art. 1 – 4)
Chapter 2
Principles (Art. 5 – 11)
Chapter 3
Rights of the data subject (Art. 12 – 23)
Chapter 4
Controller and processor (Art. 24 – 43)
Chapter 5
Transfers of personal data to third countries or international organizations (Art. 44 – 50)
Chapter 6
Independent supervisory authorities (Art. 51 – 59)
Chapter 7
Cooperation and consistency (Art. 60 – 76)
Chapter 8
Remedies, liability and penalties (Art. 77 – 84)
Chapter 9
Provisions relating to specific processing situations (Art. 85 – 91)
Chapter 10
Delegated acts and implementing acts (Art. 92 – 93)
Chapter 11
Final provisions (Art. 94 – 99)

Chapter 4   >   Article 24

Article 24: Responsibility of the controller

  1. Taking into account the nature, scope, context and purposes of processing as well as the risks of varying likelihood and severity for the rights and freedoms of natural persons, the controller shall implement appropriate technical and organisational measures to ensure and to be able to demonstrate that processing is performed in accordance with this Regulation. Those measures shall be reviewed and updated where necessary.

  2. Where proportionate in relation to processing activities, the measures referred to in paragraph 1 shall include the implementation of appropriate data protection policies by the controller.

  3. Adherence to approved codes of conduct as referred to in Article 40 or approved certification mechanisms as referred to in Article 42 may be used as an element by which to demonstrate compliance with the obligations of the controller.

Relevant Recitals: 74, 75, 76, 77

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Article 23: Restrictions

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Article 25: Data protection by design and by default