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GDPR – New rules affect business in global market (Presentation)

August 7, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm



Are you GDPR ready?? What is GDPR and how does it impact your business in China? The China Enterprise Compliance Promotion Alliance and the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade have organized one of their events in Beijing and have invited our ECOVIS Beijing german lawyer and partner Mr. Richard Hoffmann to give you a concise overview and introduction to the most important features of the EU General Data Protection Regulation and explain, how Chinese businesses are affected and how they can comply with this new regulation. Mr. Hoffmann will also address the similarities and differences between the GDPR and Cyber Security Law.


This presentation will mainly focus on the following points:
  1. Goals of the GDPR
  2. Governance of GDPR
  3. Legal Consequence
  4. Personal Data
  5. Territory Scope
  6. Principles of Processing Data
  7. Rights of Data Subject
  8. Obligations of Data Controller/Processor


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Richard Hoffmann
Consultant, Lawyer, Partner ECOVIS Beijing 

Richard obtained an honor’s degree in law in Germany and worked for various prestigious law firms in Germany, America, and China. In addition to being a member of the board of ECOVIS International, he is Supervisor for the China business of a respected German company and shares his extensive knowledge to students by teaching commercial law in China at SRH Hochschule Heidelberg. Richard has published more than fifty articles in international magazines, frequently speaks at high profile events in China and abroad and is often invited as a legal expert by international TV and radio stations such as CCTV or Reuters. For more information, please contact:  richard.hoffmann@ecovis-beijing.com


August 7, 2018
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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China Council for the Promotion of International Trade
CCOIC Building - Commercial Law Center, Room 422
Beijing, China
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