right to data portability

The Right to Data Portability in Practice: Exploring the Implications of the Technologically Neutral GDPR

Our paper explores the right to data portability in depth by making 230 requests to data controllers on the day the GDPR was enforced. We found the key points summarised below: The European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) introduces one new data subject right, Article 20’s right to data portability (RtDP). The RtDP aims to allow data subjects to obtain and reuse their personal data for their own purposes across different services.

How Portable is Portable? Exercising the GDPR’s Right to Data Portability

For a more updated and detailed version of this paper, see our work ‘The Right to Data Portability in Practice: Exploring the Implications of the Technologically Neutral GDPR’.