Law 2/2020 of 22 January (the "VideoSurveillance Law") establishes the legal framework applicable to the authorisation, installation and use of video-surveillance systems for capturing...
Ernst & Young Law Partnership
By Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2021/914 of 4 June 2021 new standard contractual clauses (SCCs) for the transfer of personal data to third countries pursuant to Regulation (EU) 2016/679...
Rogers Partners LLP
Last week, on December 9, 2021, the Privacy Commissioner of Canada, Daniel Therrien, published his final annual report wherein he called upon the federal government to "bring Canada into the modern era...
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
In November 2021, the Government of British Columbia enacted Bill 22 to make significant changes to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, which governs how public bodies in British Columbia collect, use, disclose and retain personal information.
Strigberger Brown Armstrong LLP
A class action was initiated by two sets of employees against their employer, Vonachen Services Inc.
The new year ushered in a new way to commoditize personal data: the Shanghai Data Exchange (SDE). With the Personal Information Protection Law (PIPL) becoming effective on November 1, 2021...
Most, if not all organisations using state-of-the-art technologies in business or other processes transfer personal data to countries outside of the European Union and the European Economic Area (third countries).
Alston & Bird
On Monday, 3 January 2022, the European Data Protection Board ("EDPB") published the finalized version of its regulatory guidance entitled "Examples regarding Personal Data Breach Notification" (the "Guidelines")...
In a positive move, in late 2021, the European Data Protection Board ("EDPB") adopted draft guidelines 05/2021Opens in new window ("the draft guidelines") on the interplay between data transfers...
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Depuis plusieurs années, l'Etat tend à se moderniser et a notamment entrepris une transformation pour s'adapter à l'ère du numérique.
En mai 2021, la Commission nationale de l'informatique et des libertés (CNIL) mettait en garde la commune de Valenciennes en raison du « caractère particulièrement intrusif »
En 2015, la Cour de cassation avait eu à répondre à une épineuse question : l'exploitation d'une faille pour télécharger et diffuser des données soumises à authentification...
The Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission also known as the National Digital Health Mission was announced on 15th August, 2020 and formally launched by the Prime Minister of India on 27th September, 2021.
The report comprises the JPC's recommendations and changes to be made to the Draft Bill and general data protection framework in India.
Nishith Desai Associates
2021 was a blink-and-you-will-miss conveyor belt of activities on privacy and data protection in India. With the din of the absence of a comprehensive data protection law in India louder than ever...
Indian data privacy laws are in the process of being overhauled following the Indian Supreme Court's 2017 ruling holding that informational privacy is a fundamental right.
The EU Commissioner for Justice, Mr Didier Reynders, has provided strong support for the Irish Data Protection Commission (DPC), which was the subject of recent criticisms from a small number of MEPs.
On 17 December 2021, the Irish Data Protection Commission ("DPC") published its final report (the "Fundamentals")...
Al Tamimi & Company
Data controllers may have a year from that date, during which time they must modify their arrangements to ensure compliance.