TikTok data protection questions persist in US, Australia

(Sep 22, 2020) Fox Business reports skepticism remains as to whether the U.S. TikTok partnership between Read More

Facebook tells Irish High Court order threatens its EU operations

(Sep 21, 2020) In the wake of a preliminary order that would freeze data transfers from Facebook Ireland to the U.S., Facebook told the Irish High Court it is unsure how it... Read More

TikTok, WeChat push off US ban deadlines

(Sep 21, 2020) The Verge reports TikTok and WeChat both managed to delay pending U.S. operat... Read More

German state DPA issues guidance on protected usable data post-'Schrems II'

(Sep 18, 2020) Germany’s Baden-Württemberg Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information recently released guidance instructing EU entities they cannot lawful... Read More

Top-5 most-read stories for the week of Sept. 14, 2020

(Sep 18, 2020) In this piece for Privacy Tech, Hintze Law Partner ... Read More

US announces halt on TikTok, WeChat downloads

(Sep 18, 2020) The Department of Commerce announced the U.S. will prohibit users from downloading TikTok or WeChat applications after Sept. 20. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur... Read More

German state DPA guidance on protected usable data post-'Schrems II'

(Sep 17, 2020) Recent guidance by Germany’s Baden-Württember... Read More

EU Cloud Code of Conduct creating new transfer mechanism

(Sep 16, 2020) The EU Cloud Code of Conduct General Assembly announced efforts to devise a new data transfer mechanism for cloud service providers in the wake of July's "Sc... Read More

IAPP book: An updated guide to US government data sharing

(Sep 15, 2020) Now, perhaps more than ever before, it is critical to understand how governments around the world protect the personal information they exchange with each ot... Read More

Unpacking US national security review of TikTok deal

(Sep 15, 2020) The Wall Street Journal reports on what to expect with the Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S. review of Read More