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Editorial: What is the status of the proposed EU General Data Protection Regulation and when will it be adopted?

European Union - February 4 2016 While the process to adopt the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) officially started almost four years ago, there is now a clear intention…

BYOD in Germany: Lexology Navigator Q&A

Germany - October 21 2015 A structured guide to BYOD law and practice in Germany

Germany launches national cyber defense center

Germany - July 7 2011 On June 16, 2011, the German Federal Ministry of the Interior officially opened a National Cyber Defense Center as part of the comprehensive cybersecurity strategy that was adopted by the German federal government on February 23, 2011. 

German DPAs publish comprehensive FAQs on statutory data breach notification requirement

Germany - May 31 2011 The German Data Protection Authorities of Berlin and North Rhine-Westphalia have issued a paper containing Frequently Asked Questions about the German statutory data breach notification requirement that went into effect on September 1, 2009.

German Federal Office for Information Security issues final framework paper on information security for cloud computing

Germany - May 16 2011 On May 10, 2011, the German Federal Office for Information Security, (the Bundesamt für Sicherheit in der Informationtechnik or "BSI") released the final framework paper on information security issues related to cloud computing.