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Draft EU-Regulation on personal data: toward a reinforcement of the obligations?
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • European Union
  • February 4 2013

This past January 10th, the rapporteur of the draft Regulation on the Protection of Personal Data, Mr. Jan Albrecht, presented his report and its


CJEU clarifies the law on cross-border infringement
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • European Union
  • October 22 2012

On the 18th October 2012, the CJEU handed down its decision in Football Dataco Ltd v Sportradar GmbH and another in which it provided guidance on the location of sui generis database right infringement where data is transmitted over the Internet from one territory to another


Security breach notification rules implemented in Spain
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • European Union, Spain
  • December 6 2012

Royal Decree-Law 132012, which incorporates the new European regulatory framework on electronic communications contained in Directive 2009136EC (Citizens' Rights) and Directive 2009140EC (Better Regulation), came into effect on 1 April 2012


Privacy Impact Assessments the sooner, the better!
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • European Union, Spain
  • February 9 2015

The European Commission is currently revisiting the EU Data Protection Framework in order to provide more safeguards for online privacy rights. One


New “controller to processor” standard contractual clauses effective on 15 May 2010
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • European Union
  • March 15 2010

The European Commission has adopted the Decision of 5 February 2010 updating the standard contractual clauses for the transfer of personal data to processors established in non-EU countries


Concerns about the new Swift Agreement
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • European Union, France, USA
  • October 5 2010

The European Parliament has adopted the EU-US Terrorist Finance Tracking Program Agreement


Deposit of sub-processing agreements to data protection authorities not required
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • European Union
  • October 19 2010

The Article 29 Working Party adopted FAQs intended to address a number of issues raised by the application of the standard contractual clauses for the transfer of personal data to non-EEA-based processors (contractual clauses "controller to processor") and the conditions for sub-processing of personal data between a non-EEA-based processor and non-EEA-based sub-processor


Opt-in mechanisms for behavioural advertising
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • European Union
  • August 10 2010

The Article 29 Working Party has adopted Opinion 22010 on behavioural advertising


New web tool for cross-border tenders
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • European Union
  • April 12 2011

The European Commission has launched the "e-CERTIS" web tool, which is available in 21 official languages


European Commission refers UK to ECJ over privacy and personal data protection
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 6 2011

The European Commission (Commission) has decided to refer the UK to the EU's Court of Justice (ECJ) for not fully implementing rules on the confidentiality of electronic communications