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CEDPO’s current state of play and international transfers

CEDPO’s current state of play and international transfers

During AFCDP’s General Assembly 2021, Pascale Gelly, Vice-President of AFCDP and Cecilia Álvarez Rigaudias, in charge of the international affairs of APEP had the opportunity to talk about CEDPO’s main mission and related recent activities in order to promote the vision of the DPO to achieve reasonable, practicable, balanced and effective data protection throughout the European Union. Although...

Privay News 08/10/2021

Privay News 08/10/2021

National Authorities LfDI Baden-Württemberg launches a tool for creating data protection notices The Baden-Württemberg data protection authority announced, on 5 october 2021, that it had launched LfDI-Tool DS-GVO.clever to help small companies create their data protection notices quickly and easily. The LfDI-Tool DS-GVO.clever provides concrete and effective help to organisations to create data...

Privacy News 01/10/2021

Privacy News 01/10/2021

European Union EDPB launches taskforce to address NOYB cookie complaints The EDPB announced, on 27 September 2021, that it had set up a taskforce to coordinate the response to complaints concerning cookie banners filed by NOYB. The taskforce had been established in accordance with Article 70(1)(u) of the GDPR and aims to promote cooperation, information sharing, and best practices between the...

Privacy News 10/09/2021

Privacy News 10/09/2021

European Union : European Parliament publishes study on biometric identification with recommendations for AI Regulation The European Parliament published, on 2 September 2021, a study on biometric recognition and behavioural detection as requested by the Committee on Legal Affairs and Committee on Petitions. The study assesses the ethical aspects of biometric recognition and behavioural...

Privacy News 09/07/2021

Privacy News 09/07/2021

European Union EDPB adopts guidelines on code of conduct, virtual voice assistants, and concepts of data controller and processor The EDPB announced, on 8 July 2021, that it had adopted Guidelines on Codes of Conduct as a tool for transfers, Guidelines on Virtual Voice Assistants, and Guidelines on the concepts of controller and processor. According to the EDPB, the main purpose of the...

Privacy News 02/07/2021

Privacy News 02/07/2021

European Union Commission adopts positive UK adequacy decisions The European Commission announced, on 28 June 2021, that it had adopted two adequacy decisions for the United Kingdom, one under the GDPR and one under the Data Protection Directive with respect to Law Enforcement. The Commission highlighted that, among other decisive factors, the UK's data protection system continues to be based on...