CNIL adjusts cookie guidance following court's ruling

(Jul 1, 2020) France's data protection authority, the Commission nationale de l'informatique et des libertés, said it will adhere to the Read More

Danish DPA issues DKK 50K fine for GDPR violations

(Jul 1, 2020) The Danish data protection authority, Datatilsynet, fined Lejre Municipality DKK 50,000 for violations of the EU General Data Protection Regulation. The DPA ... Read More

Why it's important to appoint an independent DPO

(Jun 30, 2020) In light of recent regulator action regarding data protection officer independence, it's an important moment to consider the ethical and practical considerat... Read More

EDPS publishes 2020–24 strategy

(Jun 30, 2020) European Data Protection Supervisor Wojciech Wiewiórowski published " Read More

Irish DPC releases guidance on return-to-work protocol

(Jun 30, 2020) The Irish Data Protection Commission released guidance on the implementation of the Read More

German state DPA issues 1.24M euro fine for GDPR violations

(Jun 30, 2020) The Baden-Württemberg Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information issued a 1.24 million euro fine against AOK Baden-Württemberg for violation... Read More

Google, media companies negotiate data, advertising

(Jun 30, 2020) Google and European media companies are negotiating over harvesting of readers’ data and advertising, Reuters reports. Publishers planned to use data privacy... Read More

TikTok transfers Europe data ownership to local subsidiaries

(Jun 30, 2020) Starting July 29, ownership of TikTok users’ data in Europe will be moved from the company’s U.S. entity to local subsidiaries, CityAM reports. Data of users... Read More

FBI warns of COVID-19 testing scams

(Jun 30, 2020) The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation is urging awareness around scams offering fake COVID-19 antibody tests, which they say could be used to steal person... Read More

EU expected to grant South Korea exemption from GDPR-related fines

(Jun 29, 2020) Read More