Turkey: Data Protection and International Data Transfers
On October 6, 2020, we were joined by speakers from Esin Attorney Partnership for a webinar examining the key differences between Turkey’s LPPD and the GDPR, understanding cross-border data transfers, and looking at sector-specific data localization rules.
International data transfers are a hot topic in the realm of Turkish data protection and this webinar will breakdown the LPPD’s stance on the transfer of personal data outside of Turkey, as well as considering recent developments in this area. The webinar will further consider the Presidential Digitization Project and its impact on Turkey’s data protection landscape.
Key takeaways included:
- An understanding of the key differences between the LPPD and the GDPR
- A breakdown of current requirements for cross-border data transfers and examine recent developments in the area
- An examination of sector-specific issues in terms of data localization