Personal data protection

The General Protection Regulation of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data (GDPR) (Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016) entered into force on 25 May 2018, which harmonize data protection rules in the Member States. The GDPR aims to provide greater control of individuals with regard to the processing of their personal data, to enhance the security of personal data, and to protect individuals in cases of breaches of confidentiality or integrity of their data.

Although the basic principles and concepts of the Regulation are largely already known to employers, there are also changes that are with big importance to them. The GDPR introduces new consent standards as a legal basis for data processing, new entity rights, and provides for increased data processing obligations. 

Law office „Hristanova and Hristanova“ offers:

- an initial review of the internal documentation of the administrator prepared in connection with the protection of personal data;

- modifying, addition and drawing up new documents adjusted to the specific needs of each individual customer and the new GDPR requirements;

- training of the staff on the application of the Regulation;

-specialized service - „Data Protection Officer“, which under the terms of GDPR is mandatory for all companies operating large amounts of personal data.

The service is available to small, medium and large companies and corporations in Bulgaria, as well as to physical persons who process personal data.