Features

The curious saga of Vodafone Spain

An unusually high number of fines against one company may be a sign of trouble at the Spanish data protection authority.

13 November 2020

Q+A: Finland’s data protection commissioner Anu Talus

Anu Talus became the head of Finland’s data protection authority at the start of this month, following a 15-month stint as deputy. She spoke to GDR about her new role.

11 November 2020

A look into the crystal ball: 10 catalysts in the future of data and risk

FTI Consulting senior managing directors Jon Chan and Richard Palmer predict the top 10 data risks businesses will soon face.

04 November 2020

GDPR with Chinese characteristics: China's new draft personal data protection law

Linklaters Shanghai counsel Alex Roberts sets out the main points of China’s new data protection framework.

03 November 2020

Riding the tidal wave

Data privacy class actions in Europe are here to stay. Bird & Bird partner Bryony Hurst explores the rise in class actions, the EU member states that are likely to become popular litigation forums, key cases that have already been filed across Europe, and how organisations can stay as dry as possible when the data protection class action tidal wave hits.

02 November 2020

Schrems II hub: every development in the saga

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

02 November 2020

California to vote on privacy proposal in midst of heated debate

Californians are set to vote on a new privacy law that would make sweeping changes to the CCPA regime. GDR has interviewed members from the campaigns supporting and opposing the proposal.

29 October 2020

The security and regulatory implications of British Airways’ data breach and GDPR penalty

Cybersecurity experts Rob Grosvenor, Lorenzo Grillo, Matthew Negus, Kevin Hall, Samita Patel and Stephen Miller of Alvarez & Marsal look at the implications of the ICO's first big GDPR fine.

29 October 2020

Q+A: IAB Europe's Townsend Feehan

Townsend Feehan leads the European arm of the Interactive Advertising Bureau, which lobbies on behalf of the digital advertising industry. She spoke to GDR about freely-given consent, proper enforcement and the views of European regulators.

28 October 2020

Canada’s data privacy overhaul: the view from the provinces

Canada’s federal and provincial governments are modernising their data privacy frameworks – meaning virtually every private sector privacy statute is being rewritten. In the second of a two-article series, Dentons partner Kirsten Thompson dissects proposed changes in British Columbia, Quebec and Ontario.

28 October 2020

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