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Binding Corporate Rules: Corporate Self-Regulation of Global Data Transfers

Lokke Moerel


The digital era shows an unprecedented flow of data both within multinational companies as well as their external service providers. Binding Corporate Rules (BCR) are a form of corporate self-regulation designed to facilitate global inter-company data transfers in compliance with EU Data Protection Law. This book discusses the origins of the regime and the material requirements of Binding Corporate Rules (BCR), as well as how they should be applied in practice and made binding on the companies and employees. It includes a template BCR for employee data and a template BCR for customer data whic ... More

Keywords: data protection, data transfers, self-regulation, privacy, Binding Corporate Rules, transnational private regulation

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2012 Print ISBN-13: 9780199662913
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2012 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662913.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Lokke Moerel, author
Partner, De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek