On 28 January 2022, the Commission for Personal Data Protection celebrates the Data Protection Day with a number of events and initiatives
Self-Assessment tool for small and medium enterprises to assess their compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation
„GDPR in Your Pocket” mobile app
The application of the General Data Protection Regulation (Regulation (EC) 2016/679) started on 25 May 2018. The Regulation protects the personal data of all persons within the EU.
The Commission for Personal Data Protection issued an information brochure "Legal grounds for lawful personal data processing"
On 28 January 2022, the Commission for Personal Data Protection would mark the Data Protection Day for the 16th time. It is commemorated worldwide and outside Europe, it is known as Privacy Day. In 1981, the Council of Europe adopted the first international treaty dealing with the right of ... more
The Supreme Administrative Court rendered a judgment setting out criteria for assessing the balance between the right to freedom of expression and information and the right to protection of personal data
On 16 November 2021, the Supreme Administrative Court (‘SAC’) issued a judgment in a case of the Commission for Personal Data Protection against an electronic media regarding publication of a natural person’s personal data for journalistic purposes. The SAC Judgment is of particular ... more
The upgrade of both the content and the functionality of the mobile application „GDPR in Your Pocket” continues. Its content is enriched by the national data protection legislation of France and Germany (at federal level), while the application “speaks” five languages with its ... more
On October 25 and 27, 2021, two events took place to disseminate the results of the project „AI-Trans: Increasing AI Transparency Through Digital Alternative Learning of Privacy Training”. Host was the Sofia University „St. Kliment Ohridski”, which is a partner of the Commission ... more
Online training on „What to do in case of data breach?” organised by the Bulgarian Industrial Capital Association and the CTeam Group took place on 14 October 2021. Pre-registered participants, most of them private business representatives, attended the training through a remote platform. The ... more
The Commission for Personal Data Protection issued an opinion on the processing of vaccination status data
In accordance with the significant public interest of citizens and organizations, CPDP expressed an opinion on issues related to the admissibility of processing data on the individuals vaccination status, taking into account the guidelines and principles of the European Data Protection Board ... more