FPF report analyses three regional model contractual frameworks

30/03/2023 | Future of Privacy Forum

The Future of Privacy Forum (FPF) has published a new report comparing three different model contractual frameworks covering 62 countries across three continents. 

The report aims to identify any significant overlaps and differences in the following areas:

  • Underlying Legal Basis for Use of Contractual Framework
  • Core Party Obligations
  • Data Subject and Third-Party Rights
  • Response to Government Requests
  • Relevance to Cross-Border Enforcement
  • Permissibility of Modifications

The report concludes: "Overall, a path towards a global framework or at a minimum interoperable frameworks that allow international transfers of personal data on the basis of standard contracts is visible following the detailed comparison made in this study. 

Read the Not-So-Standard Clauses: Examining Three Regional Contractual Frameworks for International Data Transfers

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