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GDPR | What are Binding Corporate Rules (BCRs)?

GDPR | What are Binding Corporate Rules (BCRs)?

Cross-border data transfers.

The GDPR allows for data transfers to countries whose legal regime is deemed by the European Commission to provide for an “adequate” level of personal data protection. In the absence of an adequacy decision, however, transfers are also allowed outside non-EU states under certain circumstances, such as by use of standard contractual clauses or binding corporate rules GDPR (BCRs).