On 27 February 2014, the WP29 adopted a favourable opinion on a practical referential mapping the requirements of BCR and CBPR. This document was also endorsed by APEC Member Economies on 27 and 28 February 2014.
On 27 February 2014, the CNIL President, Isabelle Falque-Pierrotin, was elected to chair the Article 29 Working Party (WP29) for two years, starting from now.
On 14 January 2014, Google requested the partial suspension of the decision issued by CNIL’s Sanctions Committee on 3 January 2014. The judge of the Conseil d’Etat rejected the claim in a preliminary ruling handed down on 7 February 2014.
On 21 October, the Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs Committee (LIBE) adopted on a strong majority its position on the proposed EU data protection regulation, as well as on the directive proposed in parallel in the area of police and justice.