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Italian DPA: clarity needed on GDPR’s certification standards

The Garante and ACCREDIA called the Parliament and EU Institutions to define clear standards for certifications under the GDPR (link).

The Italian DPA (the Garante) in partnership with ACCREDIA, national accreditation body appointed by the Italian Government, called the Parliament to act for defining a clear and transparent set of standards and criteria for certifications and accreditations of certification bodies issuing privacy seals under Regulation (EU) n. 679/2016 (General Data Protection Regulation or GDPR) (link).