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GDPR - Adequacy decisions for the UK

GDPR - Adequacy decisions for the UK
07/07/2021

The Adequacy Decisions come just in time to continue the bridging mechanism applicable under the Trade and Cooperation Agreement between the EU and the UK, allowing transfers of personal data from the EU to the UK for a temporary period ending on 30 June 2021.

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Premières sanctions prononcées par la Commission Nationale pour la Protection des Données

Premières sanctions prononcées par la Commission Nationale pour la Protection des Données
30/06/2021

The National Commission for Data Protection (hereinafter the “CNPD”) has made public its first 18 administrative decisions and sanctions, including six fines ranging from 1.000 to 18.000 euros, issued for non-compliance with provisions of the General Data Protection Regulation (hereinafter the “GDPR”).
 

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GDPR - EU Commission adopts new Standard Contractual Clauses

GDPR - EU Commission adopts new Standard Contractual Clauses
22/06/2021

On Friday, 4 June, the European Commission took a further step to reinforce legal certainty under the GDPR by adopting two new sets of Standard Contractual Clauses (SCCs), intended to allow safe and free cross-border data transfers.

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Luxembourg data protection authority publishes first decisions

Luxembourg data protection authority publishes first decisions
21/06/2021

For the very first time, the National Commission for Data Protection (“CNPD”) has published 18 decisions, six of which inflicted fines ranging from 1.000 EUR to 18.000 EUR. 

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The CNPD Publishes Several Decisions Following Investigations

The CNPD Publishes Several Decisions Following Investigations
15/06/2021

The Luxembourg Data Protection Authority (CNPD) has published its first decisions following investigations of non-compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

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CNPD’s action plan: what is its position?

CNPD’s action plan: what is its position?
11/06/2021

On 1 May 2020, the National Commission for Data Protection (CNPD) published its strategy and work program for 2020-2022. This document defines the main guiding principles for the CNPD’s actions until 2022. It is completed with an annual work program.

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GDPR compliance - New standard contractual clauses

GDPR compliance - New standard contractual clauses
10/06/2021

On 4 June 2021, the European Commission adopted the following two sets of new standard contractual clauses in the context of the General Data Protection Regulation (Regulation 2016/679, the GDPR):

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The end of illegal cookie banners?

The end of illegal cookie banners?
09/06/2021

Internet users are regularly confronted with increasingly invasive cookie banners. Multiple techniques are used, including a hidden or inexistant refusal option, a request for payment or the appearance of aggressive banners

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Europe proposes first-ever statutory framework for AI

Europe proposes first-ever statutory framework for AI
07/06/2021

Following its White Paper on AI in 2020, the European Commission released in April of this year a proposal for a regulation laying down harmonised rules on artificial intelligence (the "Regulation"). 

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EU: New Standard Contractual Clauses – From theory to practice

EU: New Standard Contractual Clauses – From theory to practice
04/06/2021

The EU Commission has issued their long awaited new Standard Contractual Clauses (SCCs). These are a vital tool to enable international transfers of personal data. We consider the key changes and how to use these new SCCs in practice.

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