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Privacy Commission gives guidance on the processing of personal data for mobile phones used by employees

Belgium - April 19 2012 On 30 November 2011, the Belgian Privacy Commission (“the Commission”) opined that an employer violated the data protection legislation when it transmitted employees’ data to the telecom operator for invoicing purposes without being duly authorized to do so....

Erik Valgaeren.


Dutch Data Protection Authority upholds penalty decision for noncomplianceof travel data processing

Netherlands - April 19 2012 In December 2010, the Dutch Data Protection Authority (DPA) presented the results of its investigation into the data processing of travel data, such as the card number and actual travel data (destination, location, time) by several Dutch transport companies....

Erik Valgaeren.


Article 29 Working Party finds the online behavioural advertising self-regulatory framework non-compliant with the e-Privacy Directive

European Union - April 19 2012 European Directive 2009136EC, which revises the e-Privacy Directive (200258EC), was adopted in November 2009....

Erik Valgaeren.


European Court of Justice rules that a general monitoring obligation is not compatible with EU law

Belgium, European Union - April 19 2012 On 24 November 2011, the European Court of Justice (“ECJ”) ruled that European law precludes the imposition of an injunction against internet service providers requiring it to install a general filtering system for the purpose of preventing illegal downloading activities....

Erik Valgaeren.


European Commission issues its proposal for the revision of the Data Protection Directive 9546EC

European Union - April 19 2012 On 25 January 2012, the European Commission published its draft Regulation for a reform of the European data protection regulatory framework....

Erik Valgaeren.