With participants joining from Hamburg, Berlin or Munich – the Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek webinars provide information on various legal topics that is accessible from anywhere. 97 individuals were watching on their screens on November 27, 2017, when lawyer Dr. Lutz Martin Keppeler explained the consequences of the EU General Data Protection Regulation for companies.
Webinar participants gained an overview of the most recent developments in data protection and learned what companies will have to do by May 25, 2018. The information focused on data protection organization as well as documentation and information duties.
“We are pleased that the webinar was so well received,” said Keppeler. “It allows us to communicate with participants irrespective of their location and to respond to their needs.” Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek is planning to hold further webinars in the future.
The General Data Protection Regulation, which will enter into force in the EU Member States on May 25, 2018 and apply to all companies in Germany. At the same time, the amended Federal Data Protection Act will come into force.