Data Protection Weekly 4/2023

Data Protection Weekly 4/2023

European Union EDPB: EDPB publishes Binding Decision concerning WhatsApp Following the EDPB’s binding dispute resolution decision of December 5th, WhatsApp IE was issued a 5.5 million euro fine by the Irish Data Protection Authority (DPA). In its Binding Decision, the...
Data Protection Weekly 4/2023

Data Protection Weekly 3/2023

European Union EDPB determines privacy recommendations for use of cloud services by public sector The EDPB has adopted a report on the findings of its first coordinated enforcement action, which focused on the use of cloud-based services by the public sector. The EDPB...
Data Protection Weekly 4/2023

Data Protection Weekly 2/2023

European Union Court of Justice of the European Union: Anonymised references for preliminary rulings lodged from 1 January 2023 to be allocated a fictional name This measure seeks to facilitate the designation and identification of cases that have been anonymised for...
Data Protection Weekly 1/2023

Data Protection Weekly 1/2023

National Authorities Germany: Munich Regional Court (LG München): Cookie banner with decline button only on second layer is inadmissible The consent of the user is required for the setting of advertising and marketing cookies. This has already been decided by both the...
Data Protection Weekly 4/2023

Data Protection Weekly 51/2022

European Union European Commission: Digital rights and principles The European Commission, European Parliament, and the European Council signed the European Declaration on Digital Rights and Principles, as proposed by the Commission in January 2022 and in support of...
Data Protection Weekly 1/2023

Data Protection Weekly 50/2022

European Union European Commission: EU-U.S. Data Privacy Framework, draft adequacy decision On 13 December, the European Commission launched the process to adopt an adequacy decision for the EU-U.S. Data Privacy Framework (DPF), which will facilitate trans-Atlantic...