Legal basis for processing health data

Legal basis for processing health data

Because health data represents a special category of data, the GDPR allows processing only in exceptional situations indicated in Art. 9(2).In the context of measures aimed at containing the spread of COVID-19, organizations are asking which is the c ...

Data Protection Newsletter – no.22020 February

Data Protection Newsletter – no.2/2020 February

This month in data protection news: ● See guidance from EU data protection authorities on how to process personal data in the context of COVID-19 ● Read about recent GDPR sanctions, including in the filed of telecoms ● Find out the recent guidelines from data protection authorities ● More GDPR news and further readings.

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Monthly Roundup of Data Protection News: April 2019

Last month in data protection news: ● Voice recordings: a feature story on new cases about the legal treatment of voice recordings, depending on the purpose of their use ● Data Protection Impact Assessments ● EU Legislation watch: news about legislative processes ● Romania: helpline for cybersecurity threats launched ● CNIL: 2018 activity report & 2019 enforcement strategy published ● Data protection guidelines and reports from EU institutions. ● Cases and decisions from EU Member States ● Enforcement actions taken by National Data Protection Authorities ● 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.