A judge has ruled that UK surveillance litigation should continue without forcing the government to formally apply for a closed proceeding.
Lower Saxony’s data protection authority has said a new police and public order bill remains non-compliant with European data privacy standards, despite recent revisions.
The head of the European Data Protection Board, Andrea Jelinek, has stressed the importance of enforcement to ensuring that companies respect the fundamental right to privacy.
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Over-the-top applications like WhatsApp have replaced telecoms services as the world's preferred method of electronic communication. As more and more of these services offer end-to-end encryption, governments are having to rethink how they get hold of information that was once easily accessible.
Covington & Burling partner Alexander Berengaut and associate Katharine Goodloe examine the geographic scope of the US Clarifying Lawful Overseas Use of Data (CLOUD) Act
Features: China's unique approach to data. Dealing with data in the internet of things. The implications of Brazil's new privacy framework. The UK ICO's new powers.
Interviews: Hong Kong and Ireland data officials.
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