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Live from Uruguay: opening session focuses on children

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
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  • Global
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  • October 23 2012

In the opening session of the 34th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners, Conference Executive Committee Chair and Article 29 Working Party President Jacob Kohnstamm introduced this year’s conference

New independent commission on Internet governance launched

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
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  • Global
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  • January 22 2014

On January 22, 2014, at the World Economic Forum in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland, Sweden's Minister for Foreign Affairs Carl Bildt announced the

Global privacy enforcement authorities launch cooperative network and website

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • -
  • Global, USA
  • -
  • September 22 2010

The United States Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") recently joined forces with privacy authorities from eleven other countries to launch the Global Privacy Enforcement Network ("GPEN"), which aims to promote cross-border information sharing and enforcement of privacy laws

Swine flu pandemic preparedness

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • -
  • Global, USA
  • -
  • April 27 2009

A "pandemic" requires four factors

Study on regulation of transborder data flows presented to the OECD

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • -
  • Global, USA
  • -
  • December 6 2010

On December 2, 2010, Christopher Kuner, partner in Hunton & Williams' Brussels office, presented his 90-page study entitled "Regulation of Transborder Data Flows Under Data Protection and Privacy Law: Past, Present, and Future" at a meeting of the OECD Working Party on Information Security and Privacy in Paris

Live from Mexico City: opening session highlights the potential and challenges of big data

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
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  • Global
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  • November 2 2011

On November 2, 2011, following welcome comments by Federal Institute for Access to Information and Data Protection (“IFAI”) Commissioner Jacqueline Peschard, the 33rd International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners opened in Mexico City with an examination of the phenomenon of “big data” as a definer of a new economic era

Data protection commissioners adopt three resolutions at 34th International Conference

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • -
  • Global
  • -
  • November 12 2012

On October 26, 2012, three resolutions were adopted by the closed session of the 34th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners and have been published on the conference website

Hague Conference adopts paper on privacy and data protection

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • -
  • Global
  • -
  • May 18 2010

At a meeting held April 7-9, 2010, the Council on General Affairs and Policy of the Hague Conference on Private International Law adopted a document entitled 'Cross-Border Data Flows and Protection of Privacy' that outlines the organization's possible future work in the area of privacy and data protection law

ICANN approves expansion of generic top-level domains

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
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  • Global, USA
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  • July 12 2011

Like the land rush of the 1800’s that sent prospectors racing westward to stake their claim, the internet age has afforded businesses and individuals opportunities to carve out a piece of the world wide web for themselves

Hackers identify privacy vulnerabilities in photo sharing websites

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • -
  • Global
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  • August 12 2010

BBC News is reporting that privacy was a major topic at this year's Hackers on Planet Earth ("HOPE") conference that was held in New York in July