Data Protection Weekly 29/2022

Data Protection Weekly 29/2022

European Union DMA: Council gives final approval to new rules for fair competition online On 18 July 2022, the Council gave its final approval on new rules for a fair and competitive digital sector through the Digital Markets Act. The DMA will apply six months after...
Data Protection Weekly 29/2022

Data Protection Weekly 28/2022

European Union EDPB releases opinion on EU Member States- Russia Data Transfers The EDPB published on 12 July 2022, an opinion on data transfers between EU members states and Russia. In its opinion, the EDPB reminds that following sanctions related to its invasion of...
Data Protection Weekly 29/2022

Data Protection Weekly 26/2022

European Union EPRS publishes a report on opportunities, risks and policy implications of the Metaverse The EPRS published on 24 June 2022, a report dedicated to the opportunities, risks and policy implications of the Metaverse. According to the EPRS, the exact scope...
Data Protection Weekly 29/2022

Data Protection Weekly 25/2022

European Union CJEU ruling- Case C-534-20:  German provisions governing the termination of a DPO’s employment are compatible with EU law, but subject to restrictions In its judgment of 22 June 2022 (Case C-534/20), the CJEU ruled on the question whether the GDPR...
Data Protection Weekly 29/2022

Data Protection Weeky 24/2022

European Union EDPB adopts guidelines on certification as a tool for transfers The EDPB adopted on 17 June 2022, guidelines on certification as a tool for transfers. By these guidelines, the EDPB intends to provide clarification on the practical use of this transfer...
Data Protection Weekly 29/2022

Data Protection Weekly 23/2022

European Union Data Governance Act published in the official journal of the European Union The Data Governance Act was published on 6 June 2022, in the Official Journal of the European Union. You can read the final text, here.  Case C‑154/21 -RW v Österreichische Post...