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Riding the tidal wave: who’s taken a dip so far?

Data privacy class actions in Europe are here to stay. In the third article of a four-part series, Bird & Bird partner Bryony Hurst highlights key cases that have already been filed across Europe.

23 October 2020

Riding the tidal wave: claimants choose their swimming lanes

Data privacy class actions in Europe are here to stay. In the second article of a four-part series, Bird & Bird partner Bryony Hurst picks out the EU member states that are likely to become popular litigation forums.

22 October 2020

Schrems II hub: every development in the saga

GDR tracks the post-Schrems developments that you need to know.

22 October 2020

Riding the tidal wave

Data privacy class actions in Europe are here to stay. In the first article of a four-part series, Bird & Bird partner Bryony Hurst explores the rise in class actions and how the waters are still muddy for claimants.

21 October 2020

Bolsonaro finally appoints DPA directors, but privacy advocates voice concerns

Brazil’s government has finally appointed decision-makers at its Data Protection Authority – but observers say the military-laden board, which has little experience with data privacy, might not properly enforce the LGPD.

20 October 2020

Five key takeaways from the British Airways fine

The landmark British Airways GDPR fine contains a wealth of insight for data lawyers. GDR highlights key issues that practitioners and their clients need to know.

19 October 2020

DIFC Data Protection Law: GDPR 2.0?

Addleshaw Goddard managing associate Annabelle Gold-Caution maps key differences between the GDPR and the Dubai International Financial Centre’s new data protection legislation – which may address criticisms of the EU framework.

13 October 2020

Q+A: Adtech data company OnAudience chief Maciej Sawa

In a recent high-profile and damning report into the real-time bidding system at the heart of online advertising, privacy activist Johnny Ryan criticised the practices of adtech company OnAudience.  Here, OnAudience chief executive Maciej Sawa discusses Ryan’s report, anonymisation and the adtech business model.

12 October 2020

Defending in numbers: Claiming database rights

Information is a lucrative currency in many industries, from sports fixtures and betting organisations to mapping, but protecting the investment that goes into collecting and presenting this data is proving a major intellectual property challenge. Fieldfisher partner Nick Rose and associate Miryam Boston examine the difficulties of claiming database rights.

07 October 2020

50 most influential in data

Where some lead, others follow. GDR identifies the data community's leaders and trailblazers.

06 October 2020

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