Following several sanctions imposed by the European national data protection authorities against Google, the WP29 has sent Google a package of practical measures to achieve compliance with the applicable legal framework.
From 15 to 19 September 2014, the French Data Protection Authority (the "CNIL") and its European counterparts carried out an audit of the main European websites in order to assess their practices with regard to cookies.
The European data protection authorities, assembled in the Article 29 Working Party (WP29) at its 97th Plenary, discussed the follow-up to the ruling of the Court of Justice of the EU of 13 May 2014. As data controllers, the search engines must meet their obligations with respect to the CJEU ruling acknowledging the right to be "de-listed". The European data protection authorities have agreed on a common 'tool-box' to ensure a coordinated approach to the handling of complaints resulting from...
Following the CJEU ruling in case C-131/12, EU data protection authorities (DPAs), united in the Article 29 Working Party, met yesterday with representatives of Google, Microsoft, and Yahoo!.
On July 15th, the European data protection authorities came together in Brussels to exchange views over the consequences of the Court of Justice of the European Union’s (CJEU) judgment regarding the right to be forgotten on the internet, which was rendered on May 13th, 2014.