Data processors can use regulatory approval for binding corporate rules to win outsourcing contracts, says expert
- Published on Friday, 04 January 2013 16:55
- Written by Mike McClain, Web Editor
EU privacy watchdogs have given the go ahead to 'data processors' to put in place 'binding corporate rules' (BCRs) that commit those organisations to certain data security and privacy standards relating to their processing operations. Previously only organisations primarily responsible for individuals' personal data - 'data controllers' - were able to put in place BCRs.