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The General Data Protection Regulation: What Insurers Should Do Now to Prepare for Its Implementation
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • May 24 2016

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR or Regulation) has been approved by European Union (EU) members as well as the Council of Europe and, at


GDPR Legislative Process is Complete: EU Parliament Gave Final Approval on 14 April 2016
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union
  • April 27 2016

The EU Council and the European Parliament have officially adopted their final position on the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) after more


New Safe Harbor Agreement For EU Data Transfer Announced
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • February 3 2016

Companies are relieved that there will now be a new Safe Harbor for cross-border transfer of personal data from Europe to the US. This announcement


EU Cyber Security Directive (CSD) Introduces Cross Sector Data Breach Notification
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union
  • December 18 2015

The European Parliament, the Council and the Commission have agreed on the first EU-wide legislation on cybersecurity. Under the new measure


U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Scheme declared invalid
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • November 13 2015

The Court of Justice of the European Union (the "CJEU"), Europe's highest court, declared last month that the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Scheme is invalid


Facebook wins first round of European class action privacy battle
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union
  • July 28 2015

Facebook has won its latest class action case in a long-running legal battle involving 25,000 European Facebook users. The class action was led by


The 'right to be forgotten' judgment and its application to .com domains
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union
  • December 22 2014

In May earlier this year, the Court of Justice of the European Union (‘CJEU’) applied the scope of a ‘right to be forgotten’ to a non-EU based


EU: Article 29 Working Party publishes guidance stating that the ‘right to be forgotten’ applies to .com domains
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union
  • December 8 2014

We commented on the ‘right to be forgotten’ judgment in Google Spain SL, Google Inc. v Agencia Española de Protección de Datos in May earlier this


Article 29 Working Party gives insight into its approach to the ‘right to be forgotten’
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union
  • October 13 2014

The Article 29 Data Protection Working Party ('the Working Party'), an independent advisory body on data protection and privacy set up under


EU: Article 29 Working Party meets major search engines
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union
  • August 11 2014

Back in May this year, the CJEU handed down a ruling which will impact not only search engines, but companies all over the world who process data in