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EU Member State Courts Rule Against Facebook’s WhatsApp in Decisions Providing Guidance on the Contours of Consent for Data Processing
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • Spain, United Kingdom, European Union, Germany
  • March 21 2018

WhatsApp has recently faced scrutiny by regulators about data processing consents it purported to obtain from users. Most recently, on March 15, the


Will the General Data Protection Regulation make business cards a thing of the past?
  • Garrigues
  • Spain, European Union
  • February 23 2018

It is believed that business cards, such a 20th century phenomenon, were first used in China back in the 15th century and that they had reached Europe


The Spanish Data Protection Agency interprets scope of legitimate interest ground under GDPR
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Spain, European Union
  • November 15 2017

The Spanish Data Protection Agency (SDPA) has issued a legal report examining different data processing issues raised by the Spanish Banking


The Spanish Data Protection Agency publishes Practical Guidance to citizens on the Data Protection Rights
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Spain
  • August 11 2017

The Spanish Data Protection Agency (AEPD) has released a Guideline called "Data Protection: Guidance for Citizens" (Guide). The Guide contains


Spain: Code of Good Practice in Data Protection for Big Data Projects
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Spain
  • August 11 2017

The Spanish Data Protection Agency (AEPD) and ISMS Forum Spain have published a "Code of Good Practice in Data Protection for Big Data Projects"


9th Annual Meeting of the Spanish Data Protection Agency: news and issues of interest
  • Cuatrecasas
  • Spain
  • June 1 2017

On May 25, 2017, exactly one year before the new General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) will come into force, the Spanish Data Protection Agency


General Data Protection Regulation: First Guidelines from the Spanish Authority
  • Cuatrecasas
  • Spain
  • July 5 2016

On June 29, 2016, the Spanish Data Protection Agency (the “SDPA”) held its annual conference in Madrid. This event was quite expected, since it was


Spanish Supreme Court: a new twist on the right to be forgotten
  • Cuatrecasas
  • Spain
  • July 4 2016

The Chamber for Contentious Administrative Proceedings ("Sala de lo Contencioso-Administrativo") of the Spanish Supreme Court has recently issued two


Supreme Court decision dated February 8th 2012 on personal data
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Spain
  • May 8 2012

The Spanish High Court has declared the nullity of Section 10.b) entitled “Cases which confirms the processing or assignment of data” of the Royal Decree 17202007, of December 21st, which approves the regulation implementing Organic Law 151999, of December 13th, on the protection of personal data.


Internet protocol as personal data
  • Gómez-Acebo & Pombo Abogados
  • Spain
  • February 1 2012

The National High Court has confirmed the Data Protection Agency's rejection of a request by Productores de Música de España to process data regarding the internet protocol addresses of internet users in order to combat online music piracy.