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GDPR Adopted: Time to Spring-Clean your Privacy Practices
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • May 4 2016

The General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) was published in the Official Journal of the European Union on 4 May 2016. It will enter into force

Vidal-Hall v Google damages for breach of data protection law?
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • United Kingdom
  • June 9 2015

The recent UK Court of Appeal Judgment in the case of Vidal-Hall v Google Inc. raises the spectre of the payment of monetary compensation for breach

Loyaltybuild data breach: lessons for data controllers
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • December 19 2013

The recent data breach at Loyaltybuild will have made many companies who transfer customer personal data to third party service providers nervous

Data Protection Impact Assessment Guidelines
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • May 18 2017

Following the publication of its guidance on a number of elements of the General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR") (the right to data portability

Article 29 opinion on apps
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union
  • June 28 2013

The Article 29 Working Party Group adopted an opinion on February 27 2013 regarding data protection considerations relevant to apps on smart devices

Privacy Shield - A New and Improved Safe Harbor
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, USA
  • October 24 2016

The European Commission adopted its much anticipated decision on the EUUS Privacy Shield ("Privacy Shield") on 12 July 2016. The Privacy Shield was

Transitional Services Agreements - a whistle stop tour
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • July 7 2011

The disposal of a business, or part of a business, is akin to the ending of any type of relationship; it is difficult to achieve a clean break

Irish Data Protection Commissioner begins audit of Facebook
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • November 25 2011

The Office of the Irish Data Protection Commissioner (DPC) was due to bein an audit of Facebook at the end of October following a series of complaints about the social networking site

New DPC Guidance on CCTV, Wearable Cameras and Drones
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • January 8 2016

The Data Protection Commissioner recently published an updated Guidance Note on data protection issues in connection with the use of CCTV and new

GDPR - Recent European and Irish Guidance
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, Ireland
  • January 24 2017

The closing weeks of 2016 saw the publication of Guidance Notes on the GDPR by both the Article 29 Data Protection Working Party (the advisory body