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Data Protection Weekly 48/2022

Data Protection Weekly 48/2022

  European Union EDPO: Google Fonts warning: Here is what Google says about it There have been a series of warnings in connection with Google Fonts causing a stir in Europe for a while. The matter has now also reached the headquarters of the search engine giant, and Google has now commented on it. Since last summer, a number of lawyers and their plaintiffs have repeatedly caused waves of...

Data Protection Weekly 47/2022

Data Protection Weekly 47/2022

European Union Digital infrastructure, AI roadmap tangible results of transatlantic cooperation The US administration and European Commission will meet in Washington on 5 December, the third in the context of the Trade and Technology Council (TTC), an EU-US initiative launched last year to provide a permanent platform for cooperation. The agenda includes an AI joint roadmap outlining the tools...

Data Protection Weekly 45/2022

Data Protection Weekly 45/2022

  European Union A quick look at the Commission’s preparation for the Digital Services Act The European Commission’s ongoing preparations to enforce the Digital Services Act (DSA) include pre-designation talks with the largest platforms, early engagement with the member states and drafting three critical pieces of secondary legislation, according to a presentation seen by EURACTIV. EU states...

Data Protection Weekly 44/2022

Data Protection Weekly 44/2022

 National Authorities France: Appointment of a data protection officer: assessment of the formal notices issued to 22 municipalities The President of the CNIL closed 18 of the 22 formal notices issued on April 25, 2022 against national municipalities (local authorities) having to appoint a data protection officer. As per the GDPR (Art37) the appointment of a DPO is mandatory in certain cases,...

Data Protection Weekly 43/2022

Data Protection Weekly 43/2022

European Union  EDPB Guidelines 8/2022 on identifying a controller or processor’s lead supervisory authority  The targeted update and this public consultation concern paragraphs 29-34 and points ii. and iii. under 2.d. of the Annex (marked in yellow in the document). Such comments on the updated parts only should be sent on 2nd December 2022 at the latest using the provided form.  This...

Data Protection Weekly 42/2022

Data Protection Weekly 42/2022

European Union Opinion of the Advocate General of the CJEU on the interpretation of Art. 82 GDPR in Case C-300/21  According to Advocate General Campos Sánchez-Bordona, the relevant Article 82(1) GDPR should be interpreted as follows:...