Parliamentary committee approves DMA agreement

(May 18, 2022) European Parliament's Internal Market Committee voted 43-1 to approve the provisional agreement on the proposed Digital Markets Act between Parliament and th... Read More

AEPD hands Google 10M euro GDPR fine

(May 18, 2022) Spain's data protection authority, the Agencia Española de Protección de Datos, fined Google 10 million euros for EU General Data Protection Regulation viola... Read More

EDPS offers opinions on EU institutions' proposed data security harmonization

(May 18, 2022) European Data Protection Supervisor Wojciech Wiewiórowski published opinions on two proposals from EU institutions to modernize and harmonize standards aroun... Read More

FPF releases report on automated decision-making under the EU GDPR

(May 18, 2022) A report by the Future of Privacy Forum analyzes real-life automated decision-making cases under the EU General Data Protection Regulation. The report draws ... Read More

CPPA to offer CPRA rulemaking updates May 26

(May 17, 2022) The California Privacy Protection Agency published the agenda for its May 26 board meeting, including a range of updates related to California Privacy Rights... Read More

Dutch DPA fines Ministry of Foreign Affairs 565K euros for GDPR violations

(May 17, 2022) The Netherlands' data protection authority, Autoriteit Persoonsgegevens, fined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs 565,000 euros for processing approximately 530... Read More

Tracking California bills with CCPA, CPRA ties

(May 17, 2022) There are bills being considered by the California Legislature during the 2022 session that amend the California Consumer Privacy Act and/or the California P... Read More

Exceptions in new US state privacy laws leave data without security coverage

(May 17, 2022) In Connecticut and Virginia, the new consumer privacy laws that comprehensively adopt the fair information practice principles, including data security, have... Read More

Global news roundup: May 10-16, 2022

(May 16, 2022) In this week's global legislative roundup, the Council of the European Union approved the Data Governance Act. The U.K. government announced its intentions t... Read More

Council of the European Union finalizes DGA; DMA rapporteur discusses potential impacts

(May 16, 2022) The Council of the European Union Read More