EU parliamentarians have expressed concerns that incoming data protection laws will find uneven footing across the continent, with some insisting that greater involvement from Brussels will be...
On December 13, 2017, the Council of State presented a draft bill to the parliament of Netherlands, which aims to implement the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requirements into national...
On November 24, 2017, the Estonian Ministry of Justice published a draft law on the processing of personal data. The aim of the bill is to transpose (EU) 2016/679 General Data Protection Regulation...
On September 13, 2017 a new Data Protection Bill, which was prepared by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, was issued, seeking to address the demands of an increasingly...
The UK privacy watchdog has released its final guide to consent under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), two weeks ahead of the extensive EU reforms entering into full force.
In view of the upcoming entry into force of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the Romanian Ministry of Internal Affairs published a draft law introducing amendments to the existing...
On November 21, 2017 the Ministry of Justice announced amendments will be made to the privacy data protection regulation with the aim of implementing the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR...
On April 30, 2018, the Bulgarian government launched a public consultation on a draft law implementing the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and amending and supplementing the current...
On February 21, 2018, the Croatian government released a public consultation on a draft law implementing the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), aiming to align the current legal framework...
Regulatory changes and improving tactics from financial firms are pushing payment fraud into new areas, recent research shows, with money mule accounts top of the list of emerging concerns.
The Ministry of the Interior has published the draft law on the processing of personal data and the accompanying law, which is to replace the existing law on the protection of personal data.This...
On February 7, 2017, the Ministry of Justice launched a public consultation on a Draft Organic Law for the Protection of Personal Data, which aims to amend national legislation, so as to align it...
On February 25, 2016, following the publication of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the Swedish government formed an experts group assigned with the task of evaluating the impact...
Officials in Singapore and Germany have said the value of fintech is more likely to arise from its crossover with traditional financial institutions, rather than by eating into a sector long...
On April 16, 2018, the Article 29 Working Party (WP 29) released its revised guidelines on consent under the GDPR, providing a thorough analysis of the conditions to be met for obtaining and...
Two major UK regulators have instructed firms preparing for open banking to make consumer consent their top priority — particularly once EU-wide data protection reforms take effect next month.

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