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European Court of Human Rights Issues Decision on Monitoring Employee Use of the Internet
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • European Union
  • January 14 2016

On January 12, 2016, the European Court of Human Rights ("the Court") ruled inBărbulescu v. Romania that companies can monitor their employees'


U.S. Chamber of Commerce testifies about Safe Harbor at a joint hearing of the U.S. House of Representatives
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • November 3 2015

On November 3, 2015, John Murphy, Senior Vice President for International Policy at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, testified about the Court of


EU and U.S. privacy expert group releases “privacy bridges” report
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • October 21 2015

On October 21, 2015, the EU-U.S. Privacy Bridge Initiative, a group of transatlantic privacy experts that was convened in April of 2014, released its


CJEU applies broad territorial scope to EU data protection law
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • European Union, Hungary
  • October 5 2015

On October 1, 2015, the Court of Justice of the European Union (the “CJEU”) issued its judgment in Weltimmo v Nemzeti (Case C-23014). Weltimmo, a


CJEU announces date for judgment on Safe Harbor
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • European Union
  • September 30 2015

On September 29, 2015, the Court of Justice of the European Union ("CJEU")announced that it will deliver its judgment in the Schrems vs. Facebook


Europe’s highest court delays decision in Safe Harbor case Schrems vs. Facebook
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • June 10 2015

On June 9, 2015, Max Schrems tweeted that the advocate general of the European Court of Justice ("ECJ") will delay his opinion in Europe v. Facebook


Article 29 Working Party clarifies scope of health data processed by lifestyle and wellbeing apps
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • European Union
  • February 9 2015

On February 5, 2015, the Article 29 Working Party (the “Working Party”) published a letter that responds to a request of the European Commission to


German DPA appeals court decision on Facebook fan pages and suggests clarification by ECJ on data controllership
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • European Union, Germany
  • January 22 2015

On January 14, 2015, the data protection authority of the German federal state of Schleswig-Holstein (“Schleswig DPA”) issued an appeal challenging a


Article 29 Working Party issues Opinion on the implementation of the CJEU ruling in Costeja
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • European Union
  • December 3 2014

On November 26, 2014, the Article 29 Working Party (the "Working Party") published an Opinion (the "Opinion") on the Guidelines on the Implementation


German court asks European Court of Justice if IP addresses are personal data
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • European Union, Germany
  • November 6 2014

On October 28, 2014, the German Federal Court of Justice referred the question of whether an IP address constitutes personal data under the EU Data