Until Oct/Nov 2020
Dates & venue to be confirmed
02 November 2020
As pubs and restaurants open in England tomorrow, they are under the obligation to keep a record of their customers
03 July 2020
The California Consumer Privacy Act enforcement will begin today. Despite the effects of COVID-19, the California Attorney General has been determined
01 July 2020
New Zealand’s Parliament has passed the Privacy Bill, which replaces the Privacy Act of 1993. The Act comes into effect on 1 December 2020.
29 June 2020
Germany’s Federal Cartel Office had said that merging user data from different sources without explicit consent was an abuse of market power by Facebook
26 June 2020
The European Commission says that that the handling of cross-border cases needs a more efficient and cohesive approach when using
24 June 2020
EDPB declares that the UK-US agreement on access to personal data between both countries may hinder the UK’s aim for an adequacy decision from the EU.
23 June 2020
Germany launched a decentralised version of a tracing app designed by SAP and Deutsche Telekom. France, Switzerland, South Korea, Israel and
22 June 2020
On 18 June, the UK government switched from a centralised Covid-19 tracing app model to a decentralised model based on
19 June 2020
- Australia’s ‘COVIDSafe’ law
- Marketing and legitimate interest
- German calculations of GDPR fines
- Brazil: DP rights are constitutional
- Privacy and Covid EU contact tracing - Apologies, you do not have access to this document. To gain access to restricted documents you can Subscribe to one of our Reports packages.
Listen to our latest podcast on contact tracing apps
15 June 2020
In our first podcast, Professor Graham Greenleaf, PL&B Asia Pacific Editor, discusses the privacy aspects of Australia’s CovidSAFE voluntary contact tracing app with Stewart Dresner, Publisher, Helena Wootton, Data Lawyer and PL&B correspondent and Tom Cooper, Deputy Editor.
UK law firm PGMBM has issued a claim in the High Court against EasyJet as sensitive personal data of 9 million travellers had been exposed
10 June 2020
The new law will come into effect from 1 July 2020. In light of the current global pandemic, businesses to which it applies will have a grace period
02 June 2020