Following an investigation by EU data protection authorities into whether Google’s privacy policy complied with European data protection legislation, the Article 29 Working Party (WP29) has sent a follow up open letter to Google. The letter reveals that the WP29 has provided Google with guidelines containing a common list of measures that Google could implement in order to meet its obligations with respect to European and national data protection legal frameworks on the collection and storage of data.

WP29 open letter – September 2014