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Google responds to right to be forgotten decision
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union
  • July 25 2014

On 13 May 2014, the CJEU issued its decision in the case of Google Inc and Google Spain against the Agencia Espanola de Proteccion de Datos (the


Data Protection Officer must not have a conflict of interests
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union, Germany
  • November 28 2016

According to the German Federal Data Protection Act (FDPA) companies must appoint a Data Protection Officer (DPO) if (inter alia) at least ten persons


MedTech Europe recommends phasing out conference sponsorship for HCPs by 2018
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union
  • February 6 2015

The trade associations for the Med-Tech and Diagnostics industries in Europe have recommended phasing out by 1 January 2018 all direct sponsorship of


Defending cyber attacks: Network and Information Security Directive
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union
  • December 8 2016

The Cybersecurity Directive (formally known as the Network and Information Security Directive or NIS Directive) came into force on 8 August 2016, and


CJEU rules that meta-search engines may infringe sui generis database right
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union
  • February 20 2014

The CJEU has ruled on Case C-20212 Innoweb regarding whether the sui generis database right can prevent meta search engines from re-utilising the


Russia reshapes the VAT landscape for Electronically Supplied Services: Impact of new rules on foreign businesses in B2B and B2C markets
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union, OECD, Russia
  • September 30 2016

On 3 July 2016, President Putin signed into law VAT bill No. 244 (the ''Law'' or ''VAT Bill''), which introduces the concept of ''services provided


Hungary - Hungarian data protection: modernization of the law and of practice
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union, Hungary
  • June 19 2013

The Hungarian Data Protection Act currently prohibits sub-processing. On 1 July 2013, this will change and data processors will be allowed to engage


The GDPR has been adopted - here is your GDPR Game Plan
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union
  • April 15 2016

After years of consulting, drafting, debating and lobbying, the EU Parliament (in second reading) voted on and adopted the GDPR in its plenary


Insight into the New German Federal Data Protection Act Supplementing the GDPR
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union, Germany
  • May 23 2017

The German Parliament approved the draft of a new Federal Data Protection Act ("Amendment Act") on April 27, 2017 (Bundestag printing matter 1811325


EU - Commission proposes to modernise and strengthen controls on exports of dual-use items
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union
  • September 29 2016

On 28 September 2016, the European Commission issued a press release announcing that the Commission proposes to strengthen controls on exports of