Privacy Flash - 2018 overview

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Privacy is becoming increasingly important to everyday business. Legal developments and regulators’ increasing attention to privacy are two of the key drivers behind this. The aim of the Privacy Flash is to provide monthly updates on global regulatory developments, as well as relevant news and information on upcoming events in the field of data protection and privacy.

Highlights of issue 23 (October 2018)

  • California enacts new Privacy law
  • Post-Brexit adequacy
  • Privacy Shield
  • Belgium publishes law implementing GDPR
  • Italy’s GDPR implementation law approved
  • MEPs approve new data protection rules for EU Institutions
  • First enforcement action under GDPR
  • Big Brother Watch v. UK
Privacy Flash Issue 23

Highlights of issue 22 (May 2018)

  • New data protection rules for the EU institutions and bodies coming soon…
  • WP 29* revised guidelines on consent
  • Facebook after the Cambridge Analytica revelations
Privacy Flash Issue 22

Highlights of issue 21 (January 2018)

  • DG JUST: Brexit qualifies UK as third country for international data transfers
  • WP 29 draft guidelines on automated decision-making and profiling
  • WP 29 draft guidelines on consent
  • WP 29 draft guidelines on transparency
  • WP 29 guidance on sanctions
  • WP 29 draft guidelines on data breach notification
  • Privacy Shield survives first joint annual review
  • CNIL publishes guidance for processors
  • Irish DPC issues guidance on e-receipts
  • Uber data breach
  • Conferences
Privacy Flash Issue 21

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