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Directive for the supply of digital content and digital services to consumers: Spain update

Spain has just passed the law transposing Directive (EU) 2019/770 on certain aspects concerning contracts for the supply of digital content and digital services ("Directive...


Practical Implications of the Whistleblowing Directive: Compliance, Data Protection and Employment
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There are certain unlawful activities committed by (or within) companies, Public Administrations or other entities, which are very difficult to identify if the closest...


Main features and sanctioning regime of the P2B Regulation for online intermediation and business users
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Some months ago, the P2B Regulation became directly applicable in the European Union. And there have been important developments for online intermediation services in the context...


How much can your car know about you? – EU guidelines on data protection and connected vehicles

Cars today are able to keep us permanently plugged-in, while collecting and generating increasing amounts of information as a result of their interaction with the driver, passengers,...


Spanish DPA shakes the privacy status quo in Spain – highest fines yet on personal data

The Spanish Data Protection Agency (“Spanish DPA”) decided to start 2021 the same way it ended 2020: by imposing the highest fines to date (EUR 5,000,000 and 6,000,000) to two...


What do companies need to know about the Data Mining Exception of the Copyright Directive?
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The European Union enacted last year the Directive (EU) 2019/790 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 17 April 2019 on copyright and related rights in the Digital Single Market...

Hogan Lovells Publications

Data class actions guide

Does your processing of personal data fall within the scope of the GDPR? Are you ready to defend potential data-related litigation – in particular, data class actions?


2020 data protection greatest hits in Spain

This is the time of the year in which we look back to what has happened during the last 12 months and try to get ready for what is to come. This can be done in many ways, although one of...

Published Works

Schrems II: SCCs valid and effective in practice? PL&B International Report

Gonzalo F. Gállego, Intellectual Property, Data Protection and Information Technology Partner in the Madrid office, has written this article for PL&B International Report in...

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