Lexology PRO | Austria, European Union | 10 Aug 2021
Months after warning companies about non-compliant cookie banners, Noyb has filed hundreds of regulatory complaints and identified major platforms that resisted changes.
Lexology PRO | Australia, Netherlands, USA | 26 Jul 2021
Australia’s privacy watchdog said Uber’s US parent company and Dutch subsidiary failed to protect Australian customer and driver data when it was subject to a high-profile cyberattack.
Lexology PRO | European Union, France, United Kingdom | 22 Jun 2021
The European Commission has launched an in-depth investigation into whether Google anticompetitively favours its own services in the digital advertising sector.
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 | 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.
Lexology PRO | Australia, Canada, European Union, etc. | 15 Jun 2021
A look at what regulators around the world are doing to address the impact of data on competition in digital markets and clamp down on big tech monopolies.
Lexology PRO | Australia, Canada, European Union, etc. | 11 Jun 2021
The ethics of AI in Australia, Germany and Iceland’s cookie laws, a new EU digital identity, a crackdown on piracy in Canada, and responses to cybersecurity breaches in Singapore and the US – plus other key data protection updates.
Lexology PRO | European Union, United Kingdom | 11 Jun 2021
Adtech players have welcomed commitments from Google that would resolve a UK antitrust investigation of its controversial Privacy Sandbox and subject it to ongoing competition and data protection regulatory scrutiny.
Lexology PRO | European Union, France | 2 Jun 2021
Noyb has sent hundreds of draft complaints to EU websites over cookie banner tactics it says are in breach of GDPR requirements, and threatened to escalate the complaints in cases of non-compliance.
Lexology PRO | Brazil, European Union, Global, etc. | 1 Jun 2021
A look at the impact of recent changes to WhatsApp, UK NHS and Google’s privacy policies, and what the fallout tells us about processing consumer data.