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Monday 25 Apr - 11:52 AM

Announcement on New Trans-Atlantic Data Privacy Framework

16 July 2020 is a very significant date in the world of privacy and data protection. The reason for this is that on this date, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) handed down the judgment[1] invalidating the Privacy Shield framework. This ruling has become known as the Schrems II ruling.

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Friday 13 May - 1:38 PM

EU plans to cut unneeded medical tests with data health plan

Being enabled to easily access your patient health records under strict rules to protect your privacy?

If it were up to the European Commission (EC), this is arranged in 2025 for patients, medics, regulators and researchers. The EC believes this will improve diagnosis, boost medicine research, and cut unnecessary costs from duplication of medical tests.The EC offered a binding proposal to EU governments and lawmakers, and includes the EU’s executive’s plans for an improved health data space, which would lead to savings and economic gains of over 10 billion euros in 10 years.

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EU plans to cut unneeded medical tests with data health plan

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Friday 29 Apr - 11:31 AM

Webinar: what does effective vendor risk management look like?

How do you ensure that you include all aspects of the GDPR in your vendor risk management? In this webinar, you’ll learn about the specific privacy management activities you need to perform with a vendor at each stage to comply with the GDPR.

Webinar 14 june - Webinar: what does effective vendor risk management look like?

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Friday 29 Apr - 11:16 AM

Class-Action Lawsuit Targets Company that Harvests Location Data from 50 Million Cars

Data that is being sold revealing your whereabouts, for example where you live, work or where you go to church? This happened to more than 50 million car owners around the world.

A California-based data broker is involved in a class-action lawsuit because it has been accused of secretly collecting and selling real-time GPS location information from more than 50 million cars around the world, including California-based consumers. The claim in the lawsuit is that the company never requests consent from drivers before tracking their location.

Class-Action Lawsuit Targets Company that Harvests Location Data from 50 Million Cars

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Friday 29 Apr - 11:15 AM

Provvedimento del 1° aprile 2022 [9759779]

Being ordered to cease any further publication on details of a news article, it recently happened to an Italian newspaper.

The newspaper published an article about a love affair between a director of a high school and an 18-year old high school student. The newspaper published the first name, last name, and a photo of the director. Regarding the high school student, only the initials of the first and last name were published. The article further published excerpts of the messages that allegedly exchanged between the two, which placed particular focus on the contents of these messages.

Provvedimento del 1° aprile 2022 [9759779]

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Friday 29 Apr - 9:40 AM

Digital Service Act

Upgrading the ground rules for all online services in the EU –your organization needs to know this about the Digital Services Act (DSA).

The EU legislators reached an agreement on the DSA, which will govern the digital sphere and increase the fight against illegal content and disinformation. It builds on the eCommerce Directive and provides clear rules for content moderation, platform accountability, illegal products and systemic risks.

EU institutions reach agreement on Digital Services Act

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