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The Data Retention Saga Continues: European Court of Justice and EU Member States Scrutinize National Data Retention Laws
  • Jones Day
  • Belgium, European Union, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom
  • August 11 2016

Triggering a landslide of legislative reforms and legal battles, the European Court of Justice’s (“ECJ”) landmark judgment of April 8, 2014, Digital


Belgium Law Year in Review 2016 and Year to Come 2017
  • Linklaters LLP
  • Belgium, European Union
  • January 5 2017

Since June an audit engagement for listed companies, banks, insurers and settlements institutions is limited to 10 years, extendable to 20 years if


Belgian criminal court fines Yahoo! for non-disclosure of personal data to Public Prosecutor
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • Belgium
  • March 16 2009

On 2 March 2009, a Belgian Criminal court (Tribunal correctionnel de Termonde, No. DE 20.95.160825) fined Yahoo! Inc., 55,000 ($69,598) for refusing to disclose to a Belgian Public Prosecutor the personal data of its e-mail users who were under criminal investigation for fraud


How to exercise your right to be forgotten
  • Peeters Advocaten
  • Belgium, European Union
  • March 17 2017

The European Court of Justice confirmed that every individual has the right to exercise his right to be forgotten and to request that search results


Brussels Court orders Facebook to stop collecting personal data of non-members
  • Stibbe
  • Belgium
  • November 12 2015

Facebook uses "datr-cookies" to collect personal data of non-members. These datr-cookies are automatically installed on the browsers of non-members


Global Privacy & Cybersecurity Update, Issue 9 - March 2016
  • Jones Day
  • Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Taiwan, USA, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Peru, Spain, China, Colombia, European Union, France, Germany, Hong Kong
  • March 17 2016

For decades, EU data protection rules have set some of the world's highest standards of data protection and are currently undergoing significant


Belgian Court of Cassation Rules on Right to Be Forgotten
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • Belgium
  • June 1 2016

The judgment was rendered in a case initiated by an individual against a Belgian newspaper for not complying with a request to remove from its online


High Court decision on right to be forgotten
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Belgium
  • June 3 2016

Nearly two years after the European Court of Justice has issued its famous judgment on the right to be forgotten, in its Google Spain Case (read our


Court of Appeal rejects the Belgian courts’ jurisdictional competence regarding Facebook Inc. and Facebook Ireland
  • Stibbe
  • Belgium, European Union
  • October 13 2016

On 29 June 2016 the Court of Appeal of Brussels rejected the suit filed by the Belgian Privacy Commission against Facebook Inc., Facebook Ireland and


Trending: Facebook fined, breaches European data privacy laws
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • Belgium, European Union
  • November 10 2015

Facebook is yet again being tagged in a breach of data protection laws, but this time it’s ‘checking-in’ to a European court in Brussels, Belgium. A