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Post-Safe Harbor: Associations Write Open Letter to EU and the US
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA, European Union
  • February 1 2016

In an open letter, four big associations from the European Union and the United States have appealed to Barack Obama, Jean-Claude Juncker and Donald


“Berlin Group” Adopts Working Paper on Location Tracking Technology
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Germany
  • February 1 2016

At its 58th meeting, the "Berlin Group", an International Working Group on Data Protection in Telecommunications founded in 1983 and chaired by the


Personal Data Protection Issues Are Regulated by New Law: Armenia Minister of Justice
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Armenia
  • February 1 2016

Armenia has adopted a new law on the protection of personal data. The new law sets out the rights and liabilities of both data developers and the


Privacy Commissioner Calls for Personal Data Protection as Complaints Hit Record High
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Hong Kong
  • February 1 2016

The number of complaints received by the Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data has reached a record high, increasing by 16 between


Higher Regional Court of Frankfurt: Opting Out is Sufficient for Consent to Cookies
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Germany
  • February 1 2016

Drawing on the European Cookie Directive and the German Tele Media Act, the Higher Regional Court of Frankfurt has ruled that the possibility of


ICO Launches New Data Protection Self-Assessment Tool for SMEs
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • February 1 2016

The ICO has launched a self-assessment tool that will help small and medium sized organisations (SMEs) to assess their compliance with the Data


Taiwan Amends Personal Data Protection Law
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Taiwan
  • January 25 2016

The amendments to Taiwan's Personal Data Protection Law (PDPL) revise 12 articles in the PDPL. The amendments concern the collection and use of


Russia’s 2016 Data Localisation Audit Plan Released
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Russia
  • January 25 2016

The Russian data protection regulator has released a detailed plan of data localisation compliance audits of major multinationals scheduled for later


Bundestag Adopts Law Introducing Evidence of Arrival for Asylum Seekers
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Germany
  • January 25 2016

The Bundestag has adopted a law introducing evidence of arrival (Ankunftsnachweis) for asylum seekers. Accordingly, personal data such as name, date


Netherlands: Enhanced Powers Allow PDA to “Show Its Teeth”
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Netherlands
  • January 25 2016

The Dutch Personal Data Authority (PDA) has published its new Active Disclosure Policy in line with the recent amendments to the Dutch Data