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ECJ Confirms Dynamic IP Address May Constitute Personal Data But Can Be Logged to Combat Cyberattacks
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union, Germany
  • October 31 2016

On 19 October 2016, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) held (Case C-58214 - Breyer v Federal Republic of Germany) that dynamic IP addresses may


Pierre-Fabre Dermo-Cosmétique v Président de l'Autorité de la Concurrence: selective distribution and restrictions on internet sales
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union
  • April 29 2011

On a reference to the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) by the Paris Court of Appeal, Advocate General Ján Mazák has given an Opinion stating that an absolute refusal to allow distributors to sell products on the internet would appear to be disproportionate and a "hardcore restriction"


Safe Harbor update: Safe Harbor sequel coming soon?
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union, USA
  • October 19 2015

As we wrote on October 6, 2015, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) announced its invalidation of the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor program as a


Brexit Update: The Effect of Brexit on Data Transfers between the United Kingdom and the European Union
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • June 30 2016

With the United Kingdom having voted to leave the European Union (Brexit) on 23 June 2016, the free flow of personal data between the United Kingdom


Safe Harbor update: House votes to pass Judicial Redress Act
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union, USA
  • October 22 2015

The Judicial Redress Act of 2015 (H.R. 1428) (Judicial Redress Act) is on its way to the U.S. Senate. On October 20th, the U.S. House of


Privacy and the cloud: an EU perspective
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union
  • February 29 2012

By using cloud computing, companies cut costs by outsourcing data storage tasks, which means they no longer have to maintain expensive servers


Article 29 Working Party discusses the right to be forgotten
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union
  • September 30 2014

On 18 September 2014, the European Union's Article 29 Data Protection Working Party published a press release outlining its recent plenary session


The German perspective: EU and U.S. data protection “umbrella agreement”
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union, USA
  • September 29 2015

After over four years of negotiations, the European Union and the United States have agreed on a framework data Protection Agreement on 8 September


Any port in a storm? EU-US data transfers after Schrems and Safe Harbor
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union, USA
  • October 14 2015

Last week, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) gave an important ruling which any business transferring personal data between the EU


Safe Harbor update: European Commission reaffirms commitment to a Safe Harbor sequel
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union
  • November 6 2015

As we reported on October 19th, the Article 29 Working Party on the Protection of Individuals with Regard to the Processing of Personal Data