ICO to probe bank's alleged employee spying

(Aug 10, 2020) Reuters reports the U.K. Information Commissioner's Office has begun investigating Barclays and its potential employee tracking practices. In February, the b... Read More

Indecopi sanciona a tres entidades financieras por realizar comunicaciones a consumidores para promover sus servicios sin recabar el consentimiento de aquellos

(Aug 4, 2020) En el presente artículo comentamos algunos aspectos de la protección de datos personales regulados en el Código de Protección y Defensa del Consumidor que ha... Read More

Morgan Stanley hit with data breach lawsuit

(Jul 31, 2020) AdvisorHub reports Morgan Stanley is facing a class-action lawsuit from current and former customers stemming from a reported data breach at the start of Jul... Read More

Deloitte releases 'Australian Privacy Index 2020' report

(Jul 30, 2020) Professional services network Deloitte published its "Australian Privacy Index 2020" report, which this year focuses on user consent. Deloitte's study found ... Read More

Protect consumer privacy: Repeal GLBA's privacy provisions

(Jul 30, 2020) How do the privacy protections in the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act — the well-known banking law — help consumers? The short answer is that the GLBA does almost not... Read More

EDPS: Data protection essential for preventing financial crimes

(Jul 27, 2020) The European Data Protection Supervisor published its opinion on the European Commission's outline for the prevention of money laundering and terrorism fundi... Read More

CFPB to explore updating rules on financial data access

(Jul 27, 2020) The U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced its intentions to propose new rules for consumer-authorized access to financial data. The potential r... Read More

NY financial regulator charges insurance company over 2019 breach

(Jul 23, 2020) The New York State Department of Financial Services charged First American Title Insurance over alleged data protection missteps that resulted in a 2019 data... Read More

EDPB adopts 'Schrems II' statement, PSD2 guidelines, MEP questions

(Jul 20, 2020) During its 34th plenary session, the European Data Protection Board adopted its Read More

Google seeks dismissal of 'vanity search' suit

(Jul 14, 2020) MediaPost reports Google requested an immediate appeal to the continuation of a case claiming the Big Tech company unlawfully shared user searches with publi... Read More