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WP29 GDPR Guidelines: Lead Supervisory Authorities (One Stop Shop Mechanism)

Article 29 Working Party provides new guidelines with respect to lead supervisory authorities under the GDPR.  The Article 29 Working Party (WP29), an advisory body made up of national data protection officers from across European Union (EU) Member States, has published three sets of guidelines on how the incoming General…

WP29 GDPR Guidelines: The Right to Data Portability

Article 29 Working Party provides new guidelines with respect to data portability under the GDPR.  The Article 29 Working Party (WP29), an advisory body made up of national data protection officers from across European Union (EU) Member States, has published three sets of guidelines on how the incoming General Data Protection…

Representatives from 40 data protection authorities hold a workshop on GDPR

The Article 29 Working Party (Working Party) has released a summary of the topics discussed at its summer “Fablab” workshop on the incoming General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This summer, the Working Party, an advisory body set up by the EU Directive 95/46/EC and composed of representatives of the national…

Preparing for the GDPR: ICO publishes guidance roadmap

The UK’s data protection regulator, the Information Commissioner’s Office, sets out a timetable for providing guidance on the GDPR before implementation. Whilst the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is not due to come into effect until 25 May 2018, there is a lot going on behind the scenes to ensure…

Preparing for the GDPR: ICO publishes guidance roadmap

The UK’s data protection regulator, the Information Commissioner’s Office, sets out a timetable for providing guidance on the GDPR before implementation. Whilst the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is not due to come into effect until 25 May 2018, there is a lot going on behind the scenes to ensure…

Privacy Shield not robust enough, say European Data Protection Supervisor and MEPs

EU bodies have called on the Commission to renegotiate the proposed replacement for Safe Harbor. We recently reported on the criticism of the European Commission’s Privacy Shield proposals by the EU’s Article 29 Working Party.  There has now been further criticism from both the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) and Members…