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.
New European regulations on data security should not be viewed as a compliance exercise but as a push towards best practice, according to both regulators and industry insiders.
The UK’s data protection regulator has vowed not to relax enforcement action against EU firms operating in the country after Brexit, outlining plans to continue working closely with counterparts on...
On October 4, 2017 the Ministry of Justice prepared and published a consultation on the draft bill of the new Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA), with a view to transposing the General Data...
On April 4, 2018, GIODO, the Polish data protection authority, published a guidance paper called “Tips and clarifications regarding the obligation to register processing activities and all...
On September 12, 2017, the minister of communication and media submitted a draft law on the creation of the national commission for the protection of personal data and the implementation of...
On September 5, 2017, in view of the upcoming entry into force of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the Ministry of Internal Affairs published a draft law introducing amendments to...
On April 3, 2018, the Hong Kong Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data published a booklet that aims to assist organisations and businesses in Hong Kong in ascertaining whether they have any...

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