NEWS: OCTOBER 2017

The EU Commission published its first annual of the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework. To access the report, click here.

Ms Justice Caroline Costello, a judge in Ireland’s High Court, has referred a challenge to Facebook brought by Austrian privacy campaigner Max Schrems, to the Court of Justice of the EU. Schrems is challenging the adequacy of the use of model clauses to transfer user’s personal data to the U.S. For more click here.

The Article 29 Data Protection Working Party has issued draft guidelines on personal data breach reporting. For the guidelines click here.

The Article 29 Data Protection Working Party has issued draft guidelines on issuing administrative fines. For the guidelines click here.

 

The House of Lords has begun the Committee Stage of the UK’s Data Protection Bill. To see the amendments to the Bill to be considered, click here.