On March 22, 2018, the Bavarian Data Protection Authority ("DPA") published guidance on essential requirements under the GDPR for small businesses. The guidance addresses entities such as car repair shops, craft businesses, tax consultants, doctor practices, privately owned property managements, production operations, credit cooperatives, bakeries, online shops, accommodation services, and retailers (source document in German).

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