French government seeks to ignore CJEU data retention ruling

(Mar 4, 2021) Politico reports the French Council of State has orders from the government to bypass a prior Read More

Notes from the IAPP Europe Managing Director, 26 Feb. 2021

(Feb 25, 2021) Greetings from Brussels! Against the backdrop of the EU strategy for data last year, I noted with interest the German federal government’s adoption o... Read More

A rundown of the latest ePrivacy developments

(Feb 25, 2021) In an episode of the Inside Privacy Audiocast, Covington & Burling Of Counsel Kristof Van Quathem and Partner Daniel Cooper discuss the latest developmen... Read More

Next-gen privacy: Examining the EU’s ePrivacy Regulation

(Feb 17, 2021) The European Union continues to be at the forefront of regulating privacy and data protection. While some of the world’s largest economies work to apply deca... Read More

Examining the EU’s proposed ePrivacy Regulation

(Feb 17, 2021) The proposed ePrivacy Regulation may soon replace the ePrivacy Directive, which is nearing its 20th year in existence after having entered into force in 2002... Read More

ANPD opens data breach investigation

(Feb 12, 2021) ZDNet reports Brazil's data protection authority, the Autoridade Nacional de Proteção de Dados, launched an investigation into a data breach of mobile operat... Read More

Top-5 most read privacy stories for the week of Feb. 8, 2021

(Feb 12, 2021) IAPP Editorial Director Jedidiah Bracy, CIPP, has the Read More

Notes from the IAPP Europe Managing Director, 12 Feb. 2021

(Feb 11, 2021) Greetings from Brussels! In case you did not get Read More

Notes from the Asia-Pacific region, 12 Feb. 2021

(Feb 11, 2021) Hello, privacy pros. It was wonderful to see so many in the online privacy community supporting Read More

EU Council ambassadors agree to negotiating position on ePrivacy Regulation

(Feb 10, 2021) After years of legislative limbo, the draft ePrivacy Regulation is alive and kicking after ambassadors from the Council of the European Union agreed on a neg... Read More