US lawmakers propose bill to ban TSA use of facial recognition

(Nov 30, 2023) A bipartisan bill introduced by U.S. Sen. John Kennedy, R-La., and Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., would halt the Transportation Security Administration's use of invol... Read More

Competing FISA Section 702 renewal bill emerges

(Nov 29, 2023) The Record reports members of the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence introduced legislation to renew Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Survei... Read More

US senator questions legality of phone surveillance program 

(Nov 21, 2023) U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., wrote a letter to U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland questioning the legality of the Data Analytical Services, a government s... Read More

Independent UK data transfer council publishes international transfers report

(Nov 20, 2023) The International Data Transfer Expert Council introduced an independent report to the U.K. Department for Science, Innovation and Technology with recommenda... Read More

US House intelligence committee chairman releases FISA Section 702 reforms

(Nov 17, 2023) U.S. House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Mike Turner, R-Ohio, released several proposals aimed at extending Section 702 of the Foreign ... Read More

Reynders announces European Commission's latest international data transfer plans

(Nov 16, 2023) Since taking on the role of European Commissioner for Justice in 2019, Didier Reynders said a top priority was developing a new trans-Atlantic framework for ... Read More

European commissioner says more action expected on international data transfers

(Nov 16, 2023) European Commissioner for Justice Didier Reynders said he plans to bring together the EU and its adequacy partners next year to beef up its efforts on data f... Read More

After unexpected roadblock, AI Act negotiations move forward under pressure

(Nov 15, 2023) Trilogue negotiations for the closely watched EU Artificial Intelligence Act hit an unexpected Read More

Functions of EU-US Data Privacy Framework take shape

(Nov 15, 2023) The proposed Artificial Intelligence Act and a potential advertising technology shakeup courtesy of Meta has taken the EU by storm in recent months. It's a n... Read More

At DPC 2023: EU-US Data Privacy Framework comes to life

(Nov 15, 2023) There are various digital policy points presently dominating EU data protection conversations. While shedding the full spotlight for the first time in years,... Read More