On June 4, 2021, the European Commission adopted and published standard contractual clauses (SCC) that are intended to make international data transfers more legally secure. For this purpose, the new requirements of the GDPR as well as the requirements from the Schrems II were included.
The standard contractual clauses for use between controllers and processors and for international data transfers can be found on the website of the EU Commission.
International data transfer: Cross-border monitoring by data protection supervisory authorities in Germany
The data protection supervisory authorities of several German states are conducting jointly coordinated checks to ensure compliance with data protection law requirements on international data transfers by companies to countries outside the European Union or the European Economic Area (third countries).