The GDPR has introduced the obligation to maintain a record of processing activities. This obligation, mostly conceived as a further burden for the data controller and a mere formal fulfillment, actually performs substantial functions.

Maria Roberta Perugini addressed the issue with the aim of making people understand the real extent and usefulness of this obligation and the importance, in practical terms, of the related compliance.

His opinion was published in the Talks section of the 4cLegal portal.

The contribution is available at this link.