Last Wednesday, President Trump signed an immigration-related Executive Order (EO) titled “Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior of the United States” that, among other...30 January 2017
CoE Conference Addresses Law Enforcement in the Cloud
The Council of Europe's 2012 Octopus Cybercrime conference closed today in Strasbourg, France. Experts from 73 countries debated how law enforcement authorities and the private sector can fight cybercrime while respecting privacy rights and handling cross-border access to cloud data. Hogan Lovells partner Winston Maxwell presented the firm's white paper on government access to data in the cloud. A transcript of Winston's remarks is available here. All the conference presentations can all be accessed here.
Of particular interest to privacy professionals is this presentation on the modernisation of CoE Convention 108.
A stricter regime for profiling07 June 2016
The Regulation aims to strengthen the rights of individuals. It does so by retaining rights that already exist under the Data Protection Directive and introducing the new rights of data...06 June 2016