Lexology PRO | Australia, China, European Union, etc. | 22 Jun 2021
Updates to the AML/CTF regimes in Australia and Hong Kong and the UK’s modern slavery legislation, new UK ESG guidance and post-Brexit data protection reforms, China’s new data security law and Turkey’s medical devices regulation – plus other key compliance management updates.
Lexology PRO | Asia-Pacific, China, European Union, etc. | 21 Jun 2021
New privacy legislation in the US, the green light for EEA data transfers to South Korea, the future of UK data protection post-Brexit, and new cybersecurity requirements in Vietnam – plus other key data protection updates.
Lexology PRO | European Union, Ireland | 18 Jun 2021
The European Commission has accused Insurance Ireland of “arbitrarily delaying” or denying rival insurers access to its data-sharing platform.
Lexology PRO | Asia-Pacific, Australia, Belarus, etc. | 18 Jun 2021
A look at what is on the horizon for in-house and compliance teams including key compliance considerations around COVID-19 and the workplace, emerging technology risks, upcoming legislation and regulations, and top priorities for regulators around the world.
Lexology PRO | Asia-Pacific, China | 17 Jun 2021
A top official at China’s antitrust authority has said that strong competition policy is necessary to develop the digital economy for the benefit of consumers, suggesting that enforcement in the sector will remain a key priority for the agency.
Lexology PRO | European Union, United Kingdom | 17 Jun 2021
EU member states have voted in favour of UK adequacy, edging the country closer to full approval and unrestricted bilateral data flows.
Lexology PRO | European Union, France, Italy, etc. | 17 Jun 2021
France’s data watchdog has ordered DIY chain Brico Privé to pay a €500,000 fine for multiple breaches of GDPR and ePrivacy rules.
Lexology PRO | European Union, United Kingdom | 16 Jun 2021
A government-appointed regulatory reform taskforce has suggested replacing the post-Brexit UK GDPR with an AI-friendly framework that would cull individuals’ right to object to automated decision-making.
Lexology PRO | European Union, Germany | 15 Jun 2021
A European Commission official has defended the EU’s proposed gatekeeper regulation against a German antitrust adviser’s allegations that the new rules are merely an attempt to patch over gaps in competition law enforcement.
Lexology PRO | United Kingdom | 15 Jun 2021
The UK’s Competition and Markets Authority has launched a market study into Apple’s and Google’s mobile ecosystems, citing concerns that their market power may be stifling competition across a range of digital markets.