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Editorial: What is the status of the proposed EU General Data Protection Regulation and when will it be adopted?
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • European Union
  • February 4 2016

While the process to adopt the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) officially started almost four years ago, there is now a clear intention


BYOD in Germany: Lexology Navigator Q&A
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • Germany
  • October 21 2015

A structured guide to BYOD law and practice in Germany


German DPAs require data exporters to verify safe harbor compliance
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • Germany, USA
  • June 2 2010

On April 29, 2010, German data protection authorities issued a resolution regarding the obligations of German data exporters with respect to U.S. data importers that have self-certified under the Safe Harbor program


German government adopts security breach notification requirement in Telecommunications Act
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • Germany
  • March 2 2011

On March 2, 2011, the German Federal government adopted a draft law revising certain sector-specific data protection provisions in the German Telecommunications Act


ICO urges senior executives to sign ‘personal information promise’
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 16 2009

In response to recent data losses, the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) is urging senior executives to sign a ‘Personal Information Promise’ to demonstrate their organization’s commitment to data protection


US-Swiss Safe Harbor Framework in force
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • March 16 2009

On February 16, 2009, the US-Swiss Safe Harbor Framework, which is comparable to the EU-US Safe Harbor Framework, was adopted


Article 29 Working Party issues guidance on pre-trial discovery for cross-border civil litigation
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • European Union
  • March 16 2009

On February 11, 2009, the Article 29 Working Party released its long-awaited Working Document on reconciling US civil discovery requirements with European data protection law


Belgian Privacy Commission issues FAQs on standard contractual clauses and BCRs
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • Belgium
  • March 16 2009

In January 2009, the Belgian Privacy Commission (DPA) issued an update to its website section on Cross-Border Transfers of Personal Data and the related frequently asked questions (FAQs


Article 29 Working Party updates FAQs on BCRs
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • European Union
  • March 16 2009

On January 19, 2009, the Article 29 Working Party released a third version of its frequently asked questions (FAQs) relating to binding corporate rules (BCRs), as part of its effort to promote BCRs


ECJ: Data Retention Directive has appropriate legal basis
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • European Union
  • March 16 2009

On February 10, 2009, the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruled in Ireland v. Parliament and Council (Case C-30106) that the Data Retention Directive (Directive 200624EC) had been correctly adopted on the basis of the first pillar (European Community EC Treaty), as it relates predominantly to the functioning of the internal market