TikTok transfers Europe data ownership to local subsidiaries

(Jun 30, 2020) Starting July 29, ownership of TikTok users’ data in Europe will be moved from the company’s U.S. entity to local subsidiaries, CityAM reports. Data of users... Read More

EDPB launches GDPR one-stop-shop registry

(Jun 25, 2020) The European Data Protection Board announced the publishing of a Read More

EC calls for harmonization, addresses data transfers in GDPR review

(Jun 24, 2020) While the EU General Data Protection Regulation has proven to be a valuable framework in the two years since it came into for... Read More

EDPB: UK adequacy decision may be affected by US data-sharing agreement

(Jun 17, 2020) The European Data Protection Board found a potential adequacy decision for the U.K. may be affected by a data-sharing agreement with the U.S., Computer Weekl... Read More

UK will not seek Brexit transition period extension

(Jun 12, 2020) British Cabinet Office Minister Michael Gove announced the U.K. will not seek an extension to the Dec. 31 Brexit transition period deadline, Politico reports... Read More

UCL policy paper analyzes EU-US data flows

(Jun 5, 2020) University College London European Institute Research Associate and Manager Oliver Patel and Institute of Health Informatics Senior Research Associate Nathan... Read More

Notes from the IAPP Europe Managing Director, 5 June 2020

(Jun 4, 2020) Greetings from Brussels! Binding corporate rules seem to be making waves of late. I’ve noted a number of IAPP KnowledgeNets recently in which BCRs we... Read More

The GDPR turns 2: A retrospective

(May 26, 2020) Omer Tene discusses GDPR's strengths and weaknesses Now that the EU General Data Protection Regulation has been in ef... Read More

GDPR’s second anniversary: A cause for celebration — and concern

(May 26, 2020) Spanning more than 100 pages and 50,000 words — that’s 20,000 words more than Shakespeare’s "Hamlet" — the EU General Data Protection Regulation is more a hi... Read More

Notes from the IAPP Europe Managing Director, 22 May 2020

(May 21, 2020) Greetings from Brussels! You could be forgiven for thinking that nothing of importance is going on in the world outside the confines of the pandemic ... Read More