Lawful Processing Criteria

A discussion on how to process data with lawful reasoning.

3 videos  //  43 minutes of training

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Course description

How and when can you lawfully process data? This course explores the balance of power and the basis for processing, the problem with consent, legal basis for special category data and more.

Course syllabus

The balance of power and the basisDuration: 18:33

A discussion on why selection of a correct lawful basis per purpose is critical in EU law. Why data is prohibited from use without one, and why the principles ultimately determine a balance of power between controller and data subject.

The legal basis and the problem with consentDuration: 14:37

A discussion on why consent is the worst legal basis for organizations to choose, and how to apply the legal basis correctly to data processing.

Legal basis for special category dataDuration: 9:53

A discussion of further legal basis for special category data: why they are important and the selection of the correct basis for processing.

Meet the author

Ralph O'Brien

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Ralph is a trusted advisor on Global Privacy and Security compliance, practices and management. His experience includes strategic GDPR adoption programs, advisory services and assurance delivery in global multinational environments.

He continues to be a hands-on practitioner, combining business level consultancy with training and technical experience. With a focus upon business processes and the protection of information, and an ethos of management assurance, risk management and knowledge transfer he continues to ensure effective protection of assets appropriate to the business needs of the client.

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