|05/03/2017||European Data Protection Supervisor Joins Article 29 WP; Calls for Additional Changes to Proposed ePrivacy Regulation||News||
Link to WilmerHale blog post on opinion: https://www.wilmerhale.com/blog/privacy-and-cybersecurity/post/?id=17179884484
|05/03/2017||European Data Protection Supervisor Offers Advice on Privacy Shield Review and GDPR Preparation||News||
Link to article (subscription required): http://www.cslawreport.com/article/435
|05/01/2017||The challenge of complying with China's new cybersecurity law||News||
|04/27/2017||Irish Data Protection Commissioner: Companies should expect full financial penalties under the GDPR||News|
|04/17/2017||Sen. Richard Blumenthal announces "MY DATA" bill to restore online privacy||News||
US Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) has introduced the "MY DATA" Bill to restore online privacy. The Bill also assigns jurisdiction over Telco Common Carriers to the FTC.
|04/17/2017||Process reforms already underway at FTC||News||
Acting Chairman Ohlhausen is streamlining agency processes and improving transparency.
|04/17/2017||FTC blog post warns that FTC will enforce misleading Privacy Shield representations||News||
The FTC published a blog posting warning US companies that it will enforce misleading representations regarding participation in the Privacy Shield Program.
|04/17/2017||UK ICO publishes "discussion paper" on profiling and automated decision-making||News||
Taking the lead as part of the Article 29 Working Party, the UK ICO has published a "discussion paper" addressing issues such as profiling and automated decision-making under the GDPR. A copy of the paper is attached.
|04/15/2017||FTC approves final orders resolving allegations over the misrepresentation of participation in international privacy programs||News||
The FTC has announced that it has approved final orders with 3 companies that resolve allegationsn that they deceived consumers by misrepresenting their participation in the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Cross Boarder Privacy Rules.
|04/13/2017||Concerns about China security may wall off data transfers||News||
Link to article (subscription may be required): http://dailyreport.bna.com/drpt/7010/split_di