This project is a research and advocacy initiative launched by BEUC and aimed at addressing the issues that plague the digital consumers of today and undermine the digital society as a whole.
This GDPR Data Protection Impact Assessments (DPIA) for Digital Advertising under GDPR Guide provides background and describes the DPIA process in the context of processing data for digital advertising generally and for real-time bidding (RTB), in order to help companies understand their obligations and how to comply with them in practice. It explains how to […]
The main aim of these guidelines is therefore to clarify the roles and responsibilities among the social media provider and the targeter. In order to do so, the guidelines also identify the potential risks for the rights and freedoms of individuals (section 3), the main actors and their roles (section 4), and tackles the application […]
This paper aims to offer suggestions as to how the GDPR can offer the strongest protections on profiling and automated decision-making for data subjects in Europe and beyond. After a brief introduction to profiling, automated decision-making and the harms it may create, it provides a set of recommendations for additional guidance, with a focus on […]
The GDPR gives people the right not to be subject to solely automated decisions, including profiling, which have a legal or similarly significant effect on them. These provisions restrict when you can carry out this type of processing and give individuals specific rights in those cases.
This guide explains what profiling is, the legal frameworks that regulate it, and why conducting profiling lawfully is both necessary to comply with fundamental rights and crucial for effective policing and border management. The guide also provides practical guidance on how to avoid unlawful profiling in police and border management operations.
The GDPR introduces new provisions to address the risks arising from profiling and automated decision-making, notably, but not limited to, privacy. The purpose of these guidelines is to clarify those provisions. This document covers: Definitions of profiling and automated decision-making and the GDPR approach to these in general – Chapter II General provisions on profiling […]