The European Union is at a turning point of reinventing data protection for the 21st century.
One year after the judgement delivered by the Court of Justice of the European Union, Google has responded to many requests for delisting. However, delisting was only carried out on the European extensions of the search engine.
The implementation of BCR (binding corporate rules) shows a strong commitment from multinational organisations to protect personal data. Thanks to single decisions (autorisations uniques), they will benefit from simplified formalities.
Following the events that took place in Paris on 7 and 8 January 2015, the potential establishment of an EU PNR system took over the international headlines. The members of the Article 29 Working Party discussed this issue at their plenary meeting of 3 and 4th February on the basis of the analysis contained in the group’s previous opinions.
Three years ago, the CNIL (French data protection authority) and the Inria (Institute for Research in Computer Science and Automation, France’s leading public research institution in digital technologies and computational sciences) decided to create a collaborative project aiming to better understand the digital ecosystem of smartphones. The recent results of this Mobilitics innovation and research project indicate that there are massive amounts of points of access to personal data that are...