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Top 10+ EU Privacy Regulation issues – #11 Are you able to handle a data breach?

15 February, 2017 - 10:38 am in data protection, privacy

A detailed data mapping activity and internal cyber risk procedures are necessary to handle a potential data breach at the time of the EU Privacy Regulation. I already discussed in a previous blog post of the relevance of cyber risk nowadays. According to…

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BREAKING NEWS: EU Privacy Guidelines on portability right, data protection officer and one-stop-shop rule adopted

22 December, 2016 - 8:25 am in data protection, privacy

The adoption of the EU guidelines on the privacy portability right, the data protection officer (DPO) and the one stop shop rule are a major step ahead.…

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Top 10 EU Privacy Regulation issues – #10 What liabilities for the data protection officer?

22 December, 2016 - 8:10 am in data protection, privacy, Sin categoría

The role of the data protection officer is one of the most controversial changes introduced by the EU Privacy Regulation. What liabilities and obligations…

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Internet services and IoT impacted by the draft EU ePrivacy Regulation

15 December, 2016 - 11:07 am in data protection, privacy

The draft European ePrivacy Regulation might have a considerable impact on Internet activities, including direct marketing, and IoT.  The review process of the EU ePrivacy Directive, which among others regulates direct marketing and cookies, is rapidly taking…

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Call centers abroad require immediate action

14 December, 2016 - 7:36 am in data protection, privacy

The provisions of the Italian budget law require actions in relation to call centres whose breach will lead to costly fines.  As part of measures included in the recently approved Italian budget law aimed at increasing the level of employment in the country,…

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Top 10 EU Privacy Regulation issues – #9 Do you monitor your suppliers, agents & shops?

1 December, 2016 - 8:04 am in data protection, privacy

The EU Privacy Regulation obliges to put in place a more stringent monitoring on suppliers, agents and shops to avoid liabilities and damages. I had already discussed in a previous post about the new risks/liabilities that the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)…

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Top 10 EU Privacy Regulation issues – #8 How to get the best out of data?

27 October, 2016 - 7:50 am in data protection, privacy

Personal data, including big data, is a valuable asset for businesses, but how to maximise its exploitation at the age of the EU Privacy Regulation? As part of the series of blog posts on the major changes introduced by the EU Data Protection Regulation, here…

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Top 10 EU Privacy Regulation issues – #6 How the new privacy data portability right impacts your industry

8 September, 2016 - 6:32 am in data protection, privacy

The new privacy data portability right is empowering individuals to have a full control on their personal data representing both an opportunity and a risk for businesses.  Updated on 19 December 2016 after the publication of the WP29 Guidelines on the right…

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BREAKING NEWS: Privacy Shield in place and now?

14 July, 2016 - 7:15 am in data protection, privacy, Sin categoría

The approval by the European Commission of the E.U.-U.S. Privacy Shield replacing the Safe Harbor program led to questions on how stable such scheme will be. The end of the Safe Harbor 'saga' I had previously discussed about the endorsement given by the EU…

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Privacy Shield approved by EU Member States

12 July, 2016 - 8:05 am in data protection, privacy

The Privacy Shield on the transfer of personal data between the European Union and the United States has now been approved by the EU Member States opening new interesting scenarios. The EU Member States declared their support to the Privacy Shield in a joint…