Gartner Research

Binding Corporate Rules

Published: 14 January 2019

ID: G00383852

Analyst(s): Consult the Board Research Team


This summary contains input from eight members on implementing binding corporate rules (BCRs) for data transfer under the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). We begin this summary with an overview of members' adoption of BCRs, including the primary drivers for implementing BCRs. We then discuss the application, approval, and implementation processes for BCRs, detailing how long it took members to craft rules and receive approval, how members work with new external providers, and how member integrate acquired companies into their BCRs.

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