Stratulat Albulescu is proud to announce that Cristiana Fernbach, LL.M., MBA, and Head of our TMT Practice and German Desk, has earned the international accreditation of a Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E) from The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP). IAPP is the largest and most comprehensive information-privacy organization in the world. The organization helps organizations manage and protect their data, and it aids practitioners by providing resources to advance their knowledge and skills in this vital field.
IAPP has developed and launched the only globally recognized certification programs in information privacy, which include the Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP), the Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM), and the Certified Information Privacy Technologist (CIPT). The CIPP, CIPM, and CIPT designations are the most coveted privacy certifications available for thousands of professionals around the world who serve the data protection, information auditing, information security, legal compliance, and risk management needs of their organizations. To earn her certification as a Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E), Cristiana had to demonstrate a deep knowledge of European privacy laws and regulations and an understanding of the legal requirements for the responsible transfer of sensitive personal data to and from the US, the EU, and other jurisdictions.
CIPP/E subject matter areas include:
• The context of European data protection law: origins, institutions, and legislative frameworks;
• Data protection concepts, principles, and applications, including processing criteria, obligations, data subject rights, confidentiality and security, notification requirements, international data transfers, and supervision and enforcement;
• European data protection practices related to employment, surveillance, direct marketing, and outsourcing;
• Internet technology and communications, including cloud computing, search engines, and social networking.
Cristiana is a frequent speaker at national and international seminars and conferences on IT law, Cloud, Blockchain and Data Protection topics. She specializes in practice areas that include Technology, Media, and Telecoms, including related Competition and Antitrust issues as well as Data Protection Law. She brings over 14 years of experience along with a talent for finding innovative legal solutions tailored on the needs of dynamic tech companies. For more details, please click here.