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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


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


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


Court of Cassation definitively confirms Yahoo!’s obligation to cooperate with law enforcement agencies
  • Stibbe
  • Belgium
  • January 7 2016

On 1 December 2015, the Court of Cassation dismissed an appeal lodged by Yahoo! against the ruling of the Court of Appeal of Antwerpen of 20 November


Facebook Ya No Podrá Tratar Datos De Los Usuarios Sin Cuenta En Bélgica
  • Cuatrecasas Gonçalves Pereira
  • Belgium
  • November 17 2015

El Tribunal de Première Instance (Greffe Civil) de Bruselas ha prohibido recientemente a Facebook, a raíz de una demanda de la Comisión para la


Handelspraktijken en consumentenrecht - Selectie van hangende prejudiciële vragen bij het Hof van justitie
  • Stibbe
  • Belgium, European Union, Netherlands
  • April 28 2016

Verzoek om een prejudiciële beslissing ingediend door de Cour d’appel de Paris (Frankrijk) op 4 November 2015 - Carrefour Hypermarchés SAS ITM


Belgium - Facebook faced with a daily fine of EUR 250,000 for profiling data subjects
  • DAC Beachcroft
  • Belgium
  • December 16 2015

In a preliminary ruling the court in Brussels has charged Facebook with a daily fine of EUR 250,000 for breaches involving the profiling of data


Global privacy & cybersecurity update Issue 8 - November 2015
  • Jones Day
  • Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Taiwan, United Kingdom, USA, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Peru, Singapore, Spain, Canada, China, European Union, France, Germany, Hong Kong
  • November 16 2015

In July, President Obama appointed Dr. Raymond Cook to the position of Chief Information Officer of the Intelligence Community, Office of the