Your first look at LIBE's 800 ePrivacy amendments
As the clock ticks on the ePrivacy Regulation — and the ambitious aim of having it ready for May 2018 — members of the European Parliament’s civil liberties committee have submitted more than 800 amendments. The big — though not surprising — news is the proposal to introduce “legitimate interest” as...
Beamish sees privacy issues in new child welfare laws
Ontario Information and Privacy Commissioner Brian Beamish is calling for stronger privacy protections in a new set of child welfare laws, The Toronto Star reports. The new laws will give the Ministry of Children and Youth Services new and broad authority to collect, use and disclose personal inform...
Where to start with GDPR compliance
So, you have a pretty good idea that your company is going to fall within the reach of the EU General Data Protection Regulation, and you know that means you're likely going to have to change some things about your data handling and reporting capabilities. But what? And where do you begin? This 12-s...