DATA PRIVACY BLOG
OBLIGATION TO REGISTER WITH DATA CONTROLLERS’ REGISTRY BEGINS ON 1 OCTOBER 2018!
As you might recall, the Regulation on Data Protection Registry was published by the Data Protection Board (“DPA”) literally on the last days of 2017 and entered into force as of 1 January 2018. This was the ma…
NOTES ON THE TURKISH DATA PROTECTION BOARD’S LATEST DECISIONS
The Turkish Data Protection Board (“Board”) has announced on 20 April 2018 the summaries of a total of 8 decisions on its official website. The Board did not disclose its decisions in full but rather shared t…
HAPPY GDPR DAY !
Finally, the time is up. GDPR becomes the applicable data protection law of the EU as of today. Legislators, regulators and companies had two years to get ready, but apparently it was not enough as not all of …
Welcoming 2018: What a year for Protection of Data in Turkey and Europe
There is no doubt that 2017 was full of hard work for many of us who have been actively working on data protection compliance projects. Now that the Turkish Data Protection Authority (“DPA”) is fully functiona…
Turkish Data Protection Auhority published Guidelines for Data Security
The Turkish Data Protection Authority (“DPA”) has published Guidelines for Data Security (“Guidelines”). These guidelines were long overdue since the Data Protection Law (“Law”) came into force almost two years…