Data Protection

We offer legal advice in all increasingly important questions of data protection. The protection of personal data is legally obligatory for enterprises. The obligation includes the protection of personal data of employees, customers, suppliers and contracting parties in accordance to national and international provisions. The lack of data-protection compliance may lead to drastic fines. KWR advises you comprehensively in all data-protection related issues, inter alia:


  • Implementation of the EU Data protection basic regulation
  • Data protection compliance and evaluations
  • Representation before the data protection authority
  • Preparation, review and revision of process directories
  • Checking the role as order processor
  • Checking and drafting of order processing agreements
  • Review and creation of corporate guidelines with regard to data protection
  • Employee data protection and applicant data protection
  • Confidentiality and data protection declarations, declarations of consent
  • Interface labour law and data protection
  • Company agreements and privacy policies
  • Consulting Services with regard to responding to the rights of persons affected
  • Deletion of data and retention periods
  • Data protection impact assessment and, where appropriate, consultation of the data protection authorityc
  • Data protection in multinational entities
  • Data transfer and outsourcing
  • Data breach/Protection management
  • Social media and communication online
  • Tailored training seminars for your company
  • Function as data protection officer or data protection contact person