Regulation 2016/679, also known as General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) entered into force from 25th of May 2018. GDRP envisaged to impose administrative fines up to 20 000 000 EUR, or in the case of an undertaking, up to 4 % of the total worldwide annual turnover of the preceding financial year, whichever is higher for non-compliance with the new legal data protection framework.

This training clarify the forthcoming amendments to the Personal Data Protection Act, which were submitted to the National Assembly.

The specific topics that are examined are:

  • The current legal framework for the protection of personal data - special national rules
  • Scope of changes in the Personal Data Protection Act
  • The main steps to align with the GDPR and comply with the Regulation
  • Awareness of individuals (Data Protection Policies / Awareness Declarations)
  • Settlement of data exchange relationships with other persons - controllers and processors of personal data
  • Organizational and technical data protection measures - What to do? Is it necessary to encrypt or alias the data?
  • Impact assessment and preliminary consultations with CPDP
  • Profiling, automated solutions and targeted advertising - eligibility and legal safeguards for data subjects
  • Protection of personal data in video surveillance
  • Data Protection Officer - Need to Appoint, Relationship of the DPO with the Organization
  • Protection of employees' personal data. Processing of personal data of former employees
  • Keeping registers under Art. 30 from GDPR - Which organizations should keep registers and what are the most frequently kept registers?


  • Capacity building on the steps to business processes adaptation to the new legal data protection requirements;
  • Practical skills and knowledge on the new legal data protection framework that will protect your business from adverse legal effects;
  • Practical advice on the benefits and opportunities that the new legal data protection legal framework provides;
  • Certification for successfully completed training.

Trainers: Denitsa Kozhuharova , Atty. Desislava Krusteva, Atty. Martin Zahariev, PhD