Category: Data Protection

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GDPR Individuals Right to Redress

Non-Material Damage Compensation Article 82 GDPR has created a right for compensation and edict the liability as a result of an infringement of this Regulation: Any person who has suffered material or non-material damage as a result of an infringement of this Regulation shall have the right to receive compensation from the controller or processor…
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The Irish DPC Slaps WhatsApp With a € 225 Million Fine

WhatsApp issued second-largest GDPR fine of €225 M

Schrems-II and International data transfers

A panel discussion moderated by Jacob Høedt Larsen, Head of Communications at Wired Relations, Tara Taubman-Bassirian LLM , Scott Wilson Consultant and Bill Mew, Founder and CEO at Crisis Team will be speaking at a Privsec Webinar Tuesday 22nd of June at 12 BST.

Law Firm Internet Security and Data Protection

Recently the European National Security Agencgy, ENISA, has published a report pointting an increase of cyberattacks since the generalisation of WFH (Work From Home, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Online Platforms and Popular Technologies 2020

Legal and Regulatory Responses to Technology Challenges, online event organised by the Practicing Law Institute PLI.

End to End Encryption on Website

Part of the data protection duties for any controller owning a website is to ensure the security of the electronic transmissions and the personal data of their visitors and E2EE.

Schrems-II Invalidation of the Privacy Shield by the ECJ

A major decision issued by the ECJ on Thursday 16th of July invalidated toe Transatlantic data flow agreement between the EU and the US for the second time after the Safe Harbor invalidation by the ECJ. NEW IMPORTANT UPDATE 24th July 2020 – NOYB Next Steps for EU companies & FAQs FISA 702+EO 12333 have…
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NHSX Contacts Tracing App

Is NHSX UK centralised Tracing APP capable of best combat the COVID19 propagation? the Balance of proportionality looks rather weak.

Drones, Autonomous Cars, Ethics and Regulation

Artificial Intelligence, Police wearable cameras, Police 3D Printing a digital finger, Police killing robots, here comes a look at drones and ‘driveless’or ‘autonomus’ cars. Google initiatives, Telsa on the news for a recent accident. ‘Security robot accidentally attacks child’.

Keeping an eye

Keeping an eye on sources and articles around the issue of data collection.

Law Firm Internet Security and Data Protection

Mossack Fonseca hack and the Panama Papers scandal should have been a wake up call for all law firms to take clients data security more seriously. Here is Why we Should All Care About Panamapapers even if we have no offshore investment.

GDPR Is Not Shooting The Messenger

There has been questioning around the application of the GDPR to Royal Mail.

POURQUOI LE RESPECT DE LA VIE PRIVEE EST UNE IMPERATIVE

Rétablir le paramètre par défaut, du souvenir à l’oubli.

STOP-COVID Combattre la Pandémie Sans Infecter la Démocratie

mardi 28 Avril 2020, le Premier Ministre Edouard Philippe a été entendu devant le Sénat notamment pour le projet STOP-COVID préparant la sortie du confinement imposé par la pandémie du COVID-19

ZOOM VIDEOCONFERENCING PRIVACY AND LIABILITY

A Look At The Many Considerations to Keep in Mind Before Using A Video Conferencing Technology .

Zoom Visio-conférence Pour Les Juristes

Il est impératif de bien évaluer les incidences du choix d’une technologie sur la protection des données. Un avocat manipulant des données sensibles qui lui sont confiées ou du fait de sa mission, est tenu à la plus grande vigilance. L’analyse d’impact s’impose. En son absence, la mise en cause de la responsabilité est à craindre.

Consumer contracts and the validity of consent

Personal data is the hot potato. If you do’t need it, don”t collect it, don’t keep it. Data minimisation will save you many troubles.

Court said NO to Facial Recognition Technology

FIRST EVER DECISION OF A FRENCH COURT APPLYING GDPR TO FACIAL RECOGNITION. Facial recognition technology deemed disproportionate measure in schools.

Facial Recognition technologies

Facial Recognition technology collect sensitive biometrics data, they are inacurate and put data at risk.

You Should be Freaking out About Privacy

If you want to do yourself a big favor, please invest a short moment of your precious time to watch this 12 minute New York Times video published on Dec 20, 2019, under the heading “You should be freaking out about privacy”