Lexology PRO | European Union, Germany | 11 May 2021
Hamburg’s data protection authority has temporarily banned Facebook from processing its subsidiary WhatsApp’s user data – but the social media giant has said the move won’t affect the controversial update that sparked the investigation.
Lexology PRO | Asia-Pacific, Brazil, Canada, etc. | 11 May 2021
Lexology PRO shares weekly regulatory updates published by data protection authorities around the world.
Lexology PRO | European Union, USA | 10 May 2021
Microsoft will let its commercial and public sector customers store all of their data in the EU from 2023, in what appears to be the first concrete response of a major cloud provider to the Schrems II ruling.
Lexology PRO | Australia, Canada, European Union, etc. | 10 May 2021
How to properly handle a data breach, request an employee to divulge personal data, and other key data protection updates.
Lexology PRO | European Union, Spain | 7 May 2021
The Spanish data protection authority has fined an energy provider €1.5 million, marking the latest in a string of hefty penalties issued as the regulator ramps up its enforcement efforts.
Lexology PRO | Austria, European Union | 6 May 2021
Austria’s data protection authority has heard submissions from Google and Max Schrems’s activist group over data transfers to the US – in enforcement that Schrems suggests could be worth billions.