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Advocate General Opinion Supports Limiting the "Right To Be Forgotten" To The EU
On January 10, Advocate General Maciej Szpunar released an opinion recommending that Google and other search engines should not be forced to apply the EU's "right to be forgotten" beyond the EU.
United States
28 Jan 2019
Privacy Shield Update: Commission Report, Ombudsperson Deadline, Brexit Guidance
The end of 2018 saw heightened activity surrounding the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework. This blog post provides a news roundup on the following developments:
United States
8 Jan 2019
What Controls: The Location Of The Data Or The Location Of The Searches For The Data?
The U.S. Supreme Court recently heard oral arguments in U.S. v. Microsoft, tackling the question of whether an organization can refuse to disclose foreign-stored data sought by the U.S. government through domestic warrants. Currently, the Second Circuit says yes while other circuits tend to say no.
United States
5 Mar 2018
European Court Provides Further Clarity On Employee Monitoring
The September 5, 2017, decision of the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in Bărbulescu v Romania (Bărbulescu) has interrupted a recent trend toward limiting privacy...
European Union
26 Sep 2017
Privacy Shield Update: Ahead Of First Joint Review, Europeans Remain Skeptical As FTC Announces Enforcement Actions
On September 8, 2017, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced enforcement actions against three companies alleged to have falsely claimed participation in the EU-U.S.
19 Sep 2017
Deeper Dive: Security Incident Notification Under The New EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
As noted in the 2017 BakerHostetler Data Security Incident Response Report, the enactment of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) represents the most significant change...
European Union
12 May 2017
Australia's New Breach Notification Law Set To Take Effect February 2018
On February 13, 2017, the Australian Senate passed a bill establishing a mandatory requirement to notify the Privacy Commissioner and affected individuals of "eligible" data breaches.
16 Mar 2017
Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework To Launch April 12
On January 11, 2017, the U.S. Department of Commerce, the Swiss Federal Council and the Swiss FDPIC issued press releases announcing that an agreement has been reached on a new cross-border data...
United States
19 Jan 2017
Privacy Rights Group Files First Legal Challenge To EU-U.S. Privacy Shield
Digital Rights Ireland, an Irish privacy advocacy group, has filed the first legal challenge to the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield, the Trans-Atlantic agreement reached earlier this year...
United States
9 Nov 2016
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