October

Data Protection News: October 2019

It seems like time is rushing us, but take a moment to think about the importance of last month’s events for European data privacy: ● Data controllers in Romania start to feel the pressure of GDPR and ePrivacy enforcement, after a list of 55 corrective measures was published by the Data Protection Authority (ANSPDCP). ● Many useful guidelines were published by EU Member States’ DPAs – Spain shows us the rules of privacy by design, Ireland is active on the topic of Data Protection Impact Assessments, Data Subject Access Request and Cloud Service Providers. ● The European Court of Human Rights decides on covert video surveillance at work. ● Romania has new legislative developments concerning electronic signature and the transposition of PDS2. ● Enforcement actions taken by National Data Protection Authorities. ● Recommended articles. ● More data protection news from Europe.

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GDPR și serviciile medicale: 5 probleme care ar trebui să dea de gândit

Acestea sunt doar câteva din punctele nevralgice care trebuie să fie tratate pentru a implementa corect obligațiile de protecție a datelor: 1. Confuzia dintre consimțământul pentru intervenții medicale și consimțământul pentru prelucrarea datelor personale. 2. Informarea despre prelucrarea datelor personale. 3. Proceduri interne pentru gestionarea cererilor de la persoanele vizate. 4. Inventarierea categoriilor de date prelucrare și a activităților de prelucrare. 5. Identificarea vulnerabilităților și abordarea riscurilor.

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Data Protection News: September 2019

September’s data protection news: ● Erase and rewind: new CJEU case-law on right to be forgotten ● CJEU: cookies still in the limelight ● The scope of the right to access ● Romania: NIS Directive transposed ● EU: upcoming case-law & ePrivacy update ● Guidelines and reports from EU data protection authorities ● Cases and decisions from EU Member States ● Enforcement actions taken by National Data Protection Authorities ● Recommended articles.

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Data Protection News: Summer Edition 2019

This summer’s data protection news: ● The battle for cookies – ICO and CNIL issue new guidance, but the trenches of online profiling are hard to control ● CJEU’s Fashion ID – another case of joint controllers ● The pitfalls of relying on employee consent – a case from Greece ● New legislation in Romania wants to identify SIM card holders and monitor sex offenders ● Summary of first 4 GDPR fines in Romania ● News on EU legislative measures ● Guidelines, reports and recommendations from EU institutions and organizations ● Cases and decisions from EU Member States ● Enforcement actions taken by National Data Protection Authorities ● Data breaches and other cyber incidents ● Recommended articles ● More data protection news from Europe and worldwide.

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Monthly Roundup of Data Protection News: May 2019

Last month in data protection news: ● In cahoots with Facebook whether you like it or not: a feature story about being joint controllers with Facebook when you create a page ● GDPR in 1 year: links to all the articles we found with anniversary facts and figures ● An apple a day: Dutch Data Protection Authority issues guidance on treatment of medical data ● Political targeting online – a new frontier for privacy discussions ● Data protection guidelines and reports from EU institutions ● Cases and decisions from EU Member States ● Enforcement actions taken by National Data Protection Authorities ● Data breaches and other cyber incidents ● Recommended articles ● More data protection news from Europe and worldwide.

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Monthly Roundup of Data Protection News: March 2019

Last month in data protection news:
● Political campaigns and the GDPR: a feature story on the issues raised by processing personal data for political purposes.
● First GDPR fine in Poland: business information aggregator sanctioned for lack of transparency.
● Copyright Directive vs GDPR: see where the legislation ovelaps and what this means for content sharing platforms.
● AdTech industry under scrutiny: sturctural flaws of data processing in online advertisting.
● Regulation from France on biometric data: when and how can companies use biometric access systems.
● Data protection guidelines and reports from EU institutions.
● Cases and decisions from EU Member States and the CJEU.
● Enforcement actions taken by National Data Protection Authorities.
● More data protection news from Europe and worldwide.

Our pro bono work in 2018

Pro bono work and public participation are part of our core organizational values. We try to find time and resources to make data protection better in Romania.