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German Data Protection Authority Issues Fines for Unlawful Cross-Atlantic Data Transfers
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • Germany
  • June 9 2016

The Data Protection Authority of Hamburg, Germany has made good on its promise to audit cross-Atlantic data transfers in the wake of the October 2015

German data protection authorities limit use of alternative data transfer mechanisms in light of Safe Harbor Decision
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA, European Union, Germany
  • October 29 2015

In the weeks since the October 6, 2015, Court of Justice of the European Union decision ("CJEU Decision") that invalidated the EU-U.S. Safe Harbor

The nuclear deal with Iran: The lifting of sanctions and implications for business
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA, Russia, United Kingdom, China, European Union, Germany, Iran
  • July 31 2015

On July 14, 2015, after two years of sometimes intense negotiations, the United States, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Russia, and China (known

The lessons of the "Street View" imbroglio: know what data you collect and don't collect data you don't need
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • Germany
  • April 25 2013

The unintended capture of personal data by Google Street View has resulted in a German Data Commissioner imposing a $189,000 fine on Google this

U.S. and Germany tighten screws on Swiss banks
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA, Switzerland, Germany
  • August 10 2012

The U.S. and Germany show no signs of relenting in their efforts to bring Swiss banks to heel.

German state's purchase of stolen Swiss bank account information threatens completion of Swiss-German tax evasion treaty
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • Switzerland, Germany
  • July 25 2012

Only a few days after German tax authorities raided the offices of Credit Suisse and executed searches of the homes of several German customers in an ongoing inquiry aimed at cracking down on suspected tax evaders, information surfaced that Germany’s most populous state, North Rhine-Westphalia, has again bought a collection of stolen data on Swiss bank account holders.

Germany and France raid homes and offices in search of evidence of Swiss-bank tax evasion
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA, Switzerland, France, Germany
  • July 12 2012

According to published reports, German and French tax authorities recently executed searches of the homes and offices of customers and employees of two of the largest Swiss banks.

What is minimum?
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • Germany
  • December 18 2007

The new German Postal minimum wage is 9.80 or $14.40 per hour in real American money.

Snail mail - jobs fail
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • European Union, Germany
  • December 18 2007

In our October 2007 issue, the Insider pointed out that the EU intends to end mail monopoly.

Melinda L. McLellan
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP