Arnold & Porter
On June 4, 2021, the European Commission (EC) published the long-awaited final version of the new Standard Contractual Clauses (New SCCs) for personal data transfers outside...
The Report provides a detailed overview of the work carried out by the EDPB in a year marked by the worldwide pandemic.
The EDPB considers that UK bulk access practices, onward transfers and its international agreements need to be clarified further.
With publication of its Data Strategy in February 2020, the Commission set out a vision for the data economy.
Friedrich Graf von Westphalen & Partner
Since January 1, 2021, the UK has finally left the EU with the consequence that European law - and thus in principle also the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
Starting this fall, companies transferring personal data from the European Economic Area (EEA) will likely begin to see a flurry of contract renegotiations.
The claimant, Mr Sansó Rondón, is a businessman with an international practice in business consultancy and investment, resident in Italy.
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
On June 4, 2021, the European Commission adopted two new sets of standard contractual clauses (SCCs): one for data transfers from data controllers to data processors...
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
In a long awaited decision, the European Commission ("Commission') adopted two new sets of standard contractual clauses ("SCCs") to reflect the EU's General Data Protection Regulation ("EU GDPR")...
At its 49th plenary session on 19 May 2021 the EDPB adopted a Statement on the Data Governance Act (DGA) in light of developments in the legislative process.
The claim was dismissed at first instance on the basis that the Immigration Exemption fell within Article 23(1)(e) GDPR.
The Commission said that the SCCs provide businesses with "an easy-to-implement template" that gives comfort on compliance with data protection requirements.
The new standard agreement for service providers (which we'll refer to as the Controller-Processor SCCs) adopted by the European Commission on June 4th was understandably a bit overshadowed...
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
A recent fine of €525,000 by the Autoriteit Persoonsgegevens (AP), the Dutch Data Protection Authority, has focused attention on one of the least discussed provisions of the GDPR – Article 27.
In the blog post, the CDEI says that since publication of the National Data Strategy in September 2020, it has been helping to progress several of the priorities set out therein.
The ICO says that it wants to help designers understand, implement and embed the Children's Code into their practices, helping them to create a better digital world for children.
Preiskel & Co
On 4 June 2021, the European Commission adopted two sets of new Standard Contractual Clauses ("SCCs"), taking into account the Schrems II judgment...
The ICO is calling for views on the first draft chapter of its Anonymisation, pseudonymisation and privacy-enhancing technologies draft guidance.
The ICO has launched a new blog series to support organisations to comply with the Children's Code.
It was decided to try the question of whether this "iniquity defence" was available to the defendants as a matter of law as a preliminary issue.