Region: European Union

Google and CNIL clash on global right to be forgotten

France’s data protection watchdog has insisted that delistings that follow right to be forgotten requests should apply globally, despite arguments from Google, Microsoft and a host of NGOs that such requests should only apply within the EU.

11 September 2018

Japan commits to additional safeguards as EU adequacy process begins

The European Commission has launched the adoption of its data protection adequacy agreement with Japan, which involves the latter implementing safeguards for personal data transferred from the EU.

10 September 2018

EU report calls for information sharing to aid cyber insurance industry

10 August 2018

EU and Japan create “world’s largest safe data transfer area”

18 July 2018

EDPB finds PSD2 “privacy-proof”

12 July 2018

European Parliament triggers fresh debate on controversial copyright law

09 July 2018

Ad trade body slams proposed EU ePrivacy Regulation

26 June 2018

EU negotiators agree on tackling data localisation

21 June 2018

Suspend Privacy Shield unless US fully complies, MEPs say

18 June 2018

EU to standardise cybersecurity certificates and bolster ENISA role

14 June 2018

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