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Safe Harbor swept away CJEU delivers its ruling on Schrems case
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union
  • October 7 2015

The Court of Justice of the European Union ("CJEU") has delivered its much anticipated ruling in the case of Schrems v Data Protection Commissioner


GDPR - Recent European and Irish Guidance
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, Ireland
  • January 24 2017

The closing weeks of 2016 saw the publication of Guidance Notes on the GDPR by both the Article 29 Data Protection Working Party (the advisory body


New DPC Guidance on CCTV, Wearable Cameras and Drones
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • January 8 2016

The Data Protection Commissioner recently published an updated Guidance Note on data protection issues in connection with the use of CCTV and new


Data Protection Impact Assessment Guidelines
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • May 18 2017

Following the publication of its guidance on a number of elements of the General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR") (the right to data portability


Not-so-Safe Harbor? CJEU ruling on Schrems case imminent
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union
  • October 1 2015

The Court of Justice of the European Union ("CJEU") is due to give its ruling in the case of Schrems v Data Protection Commissioner on Tuesday 6


Article 29 Working Party Issues Opinion on Safe Harbor Replacement
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, USA
  • May 4 2016

The Article 29 Working Party (“WP29”) has published its opinion on the EU-US Privacy Shield (“Privacy Shield”) and has concluded that although the


Vidal-Hall v Google damages for breach of data protection law?
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • United Kingdom
  • June 9 2015

The recent UK Court of Appeal Judgment in the case of Vidal-Hall v Google Inc. raises the spectre of the payment of monetary compensation for breach


Privacy Shield - A New and Improved Safe Harbor
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, USA
  • October 24 2016

The European Commission adopted its much anticipated decision on the EUUS Privacy Shield ("Privacy Shield") on 12 July 2016. The Privacy Shield was


Loyaltybuild data breach: lessons for data controllers
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • December 19 2013

The recent data breach at Loyaltybuild will have made many companies who transfer customer personal data to third party service providers nervous


Article 29 opinion on apps
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union
  • June 28 2013

The Article 29 Working Party Group adopted an opinion on February 27 2013 regarding data protection considerations relevant to apps on smart devices