12 March 2018
Legal data management within a group
Personal data is increasingly an indispensable basis for the value adding activities of companies. Within a group, personal data is exchanged for various purposes, with data protection requirements applying. Legal data management ideally sets standards for how the entire group of companies processes personal data but this is often difficult to implement in practice. An affected group company should not wait for a possible group decision, but should actively promote legal data management at company level.
30 March 2017
Digital data in bankruptcy proceedings
For many companies, the outsourcing of data hosting to an external hosting provider is attractive for security and cost reasons. Before sensitive or valuable data is managed externally, however, the management should consider a possible bankruptcy of the hosting provider. Such an event raises various legal questions, of which only a few have been clarified.Read more