Swedish DPA issues guidance on processing employee data

(Oct 6, 2020) Sweden's data protection authority, Datainspektionen, published guidance on the processing of employees' personal data by private or public entities. The gui... Read More

Hamburg DPA issues 35.3M euro fine over employee monitoring

(Oct 1, 2020) Hamburg's data protection authority, the Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information, announced a 35.3 million euro fine against retailer Hen... Read More

IAPP-EY research: Remote work, employee monitoring, government access

(Aug 21, 2020) The COVID-19 pandemic has dramatically changed the workplace, forcing many employees to work from home and employers to ramp up employee health monitoring. W... Read More

OSHA revises rule on employee health records access

(Aug 4, 2020) The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced revisions to its Read More

The latest updates from the EU, US

(Jul 29, 2020) EU data protection authorities are investigating the Read More

Considerations for Article 49 derogations after 'Schrems II'

(Jul 24, 2020) The "Schrems II" judgment does not lead to significant negative implications for companies relying on the derogations the EU General Data Protection Regulati... Read More

What 'Schrems II' means for companies that rely on derogations

(Jul 24, 2020) Starting with a good note: The "Schrems II" judgment does not lead to significant negative implications for companies that rely on the derogations the EU Gen... Read More

'Schrems II' and transfers of HR data: Action steps for US multinationals

(Jul 22, 2020) Cross-border transfers of human resources data are the lifeblood of U.S. multinationals that centrally manage their global workforce from the parent corporat... Read More

Tips for US multinationals transferring HR data post-'Schrems II'

(Jul 22, 2020) Cross-border transfers of human resources data are the lifeblood of U.S. multinationals that centrally manage their global workforce from the parent corporat... Read More

DPA, government guidance on ‘Schrems II’

(Jul 20, 2020) Last week's historic Court of Justice of the European Union ruling on the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield and standard contractual clauses has created uncertainty for... Read More