On December 13, 2017, the National Assembly of France published a draft law on the protection of personal data. This new bill does not aim to repeal founding Law no. 78-17 of January 6, 1978...
The Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) shock decisions to impose restrictions on storing transaction data could be riddled with potential loopholes, legal experts have said.
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...
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...
The Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs of the European Parliament has published amendments to the draft report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and...
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.
The Ministry of Justice has introduced a draft law, the Law on Personal Data Processing, which will implement the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in Latvia....
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.
Sweden’s regulatory and legal framework is expected to go through many changes in the upcoming period, with PSD2 and the GDPR both coming into effect in May 2018. New players entering the payments...
On April 10, 2018, the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) released its 2017-2018 report on the cyber threat to UK businesses, assessing the impact of cyber threats and attacks performed over the...
HM Treasury will not give into pressure from parliamentarians and industry giants to bring intermediary data aggregators within the scope of the Payment Services Regulations.
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 April 5, 2018 the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) published a statement to set out various developmental and regulatory policy measures to enhance regulation and supervision, expand and deepen...

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