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Binding Corporate RulesCorporate Self-Regulation of Global Data Transfers$
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Lokke Moerel

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780199662913

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662913.001.0001

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Trends and Developments in the Legal Landscape

Trends and Developments in the Legal Landscape

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(p.61) 4 Trends and Developments in the Legal Landscape
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Binding Corporate Rules
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Lokke Moerel

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662913.003.0004

This chapter discusses some trends and developments in the regulatory landscape, such as the increasing tensions between the different regulatory systems, the prospects of the growing call for a global data protection standard, and the cross-border enforcement issues presently encountered by data protection authorities (DPAs) and individuals alike. It concludes with a discussion of possible alternative solutions to improve the position of individuals in case of cross-border data protection violations. One of these solutions requires the introduction by multinationals of global corporate self-regulation backed up by government enforcement. By introducing the possibility for multinationals to make a choice of law and forum in these self-regulatory codes, it would be possible to have these codes supervised and enforced on a worldwide basis by one ‘lead’ DPA only, preferably the authority of the place of establishment of the headquarters of such multinational.

Keywords:   cross-border enforcement, self-regulation, choice of forum, choice of law, data protection authorities

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