European Union - April 19 2012 European Directive 2009/136/EC, which revises the e-Privacy Directive (2002/58/EC), was adopted in November 2009.
Belgium - April 19 2012 On 6 July 2011 the Privacy Commission issued a recommendation on the installation and use of surveillance cameras in cells and detention rooms inside police stations.
Netherlands - April 19 2012 The plaintiff, CTA Consulting, is a company specialising in the development of databases and the offering of links between such databases and websites.
Netherlands - April 19 2012 On 1 January 2012, the new E-mail Advertising Code came into force.
European Union, Spain - April 19 2012 On 24 November 2011, the European Court of Justice (the “ECJ”) replied to a prejudicial question relating to the list of processing grounds contained in Directive 95/46 of the European Parliament and the Council of 24 October 1995 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and regarding the free movement of such data (the “Privacy Directive”).