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Brazil’s Senate approves Presidential appointees for Brazilian Data Protection Authority

On October 15, 2020, President Jair Bolsonaro appointed the five members for the new Brazilian Data Protection Authority (ANPD). Three of the five appointees have military backgrounds...

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French Court refuses to suspend Microsoft’s hosting of a public health data lake despite CNIL opinion (the Health Data Hub case – Part 2)

On October 14, 2020, the French Administrative Supreme Court (Conseil d’Etat) published its decision in a lawsuit requesting that the French health data platform (Health Data Hub) be...

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In wake of the Schrems II, CNIL challenges use of Microsoft cloud storage to host public health data lakes (the Health Data Hub case – Part 1)

On October 8, 2020, France’s data protection authority (CNIL) provided the French Administrative Supreme Court (Conseil d’Etat) with a brief presenting its arguments against the ...

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Upcoming privacy and cybersecurity events - October

Please join us for our October 2020 events

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BCR and Brexit - A practical way forward

At the end of July, and so with only five months remaining until the end of the transition period, the EDPB issued an information note for companies that have the ICO as their lead...

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California Governor vetoes bill to establish the Genetic Information Privacy Act

California’s “Genetic Information Privacy Act” (SB 980), vetoed on September 25, 2020 by Governor Gavin Newsom, would have established obligations for direct-to-consumer...

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Unspoken truths about Schrems II

One of the most remarkable things about the Schrems II decision has been the truly deafening amount of noise it has generated. Some have boldly claimed that transfers of data from the...

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U.S. Government issues white paper regarding EU-U.S. personal data transfers

The U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), Department of Justice (DOJ), and the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) jointly issued a White Paper containing information about...

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