Statement from Deputy Chief Executive Paul Arnold as the ICO publishes initial guidance for businesses asked to record and maintain personal data of customers, staff and visitors in support of the test and trace scheme. Deputy Chief Executive Paul Arnold said: “For the public health benefits… [...]
Source: UK Information Commissioner’s Office
L'épidémie de COVID-19 s'est accompagnée d'une recrudescence de fraudes et d'escroqueries, notamment en ligne. Les services de l'État et les autorités de contrôle se sont associés au sein d'une " Task-Force de lutte contre les fraudes et escroqueries. Afin de faciliter un déconfinement réussi et une reprise d'activité sans arnaques, [...]
Source: CNIL
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) and Ofcom have set up a new forum to help ensure online services work well for consumers and businesses in the UK. [...]
Source: UK Information Commissioner’s Office
Simon McDougall, Executive Director for Technology and Innovation, said: “As data becomes ever more central to business models, the interaction between data protection and competition regulation increases. The Competition and Markets Authority's (CMA) Market Study highlights the cross regulatory issues that arise in today's digital landscape. [...]
Source: UK Information Commissioner’s Office
La cinquième édition du prix CNIL-Inria " protection de la vie privée commence le 1er juillet 2020. Ce prix européen a vocation à récompenser un article scientifique sur la protection des données personnelles et la vie privée paru entre janvier 2018 et juin 2020. [...]
Source: CNIL
On the heels of Parliaments passing of a new Privacy Act, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner has released the results of its latest survey, showing that 65 percent of New Zealanders want more privacy regulation. The Office of the Privacy Commissioner survey - Privacy Concerns and Sharing Data [...]
Source: Office of The Privacy Commissioner, New Zealand – New on the Website
In February 2020, as a part of a wider package of strategic documents, the European Commission published a White Paper on “Artificial Intelligence: A European approach to excellence and trust”. This Opinion presents the EDPS views on the White Paper as a whole, as well as on certain specific aspects, [...]
Source: European Data Protection Supervisor
Welcome to our latest round-up of privacy news stories for the week.Parliament passes modernised Privacy ActPrivacy Commissioner John Edwards welcomed Parliament passing the Privacy Act 2020 with unanimous support. here. Government still pursuing CovidCardThe Government is reportedly conducting an independent review of the $100 million CovidCard proposal, suggesting that [...]
Source: Office of the Privacy Commissioner, New Zealand – Blogs
26. 06. 2020 Privacy Commissioner John Edwards welcomed Parliament passing the Privacy Act 2020 with unanimous support. The new Act replaces the 27-year-old Privacy Act 1993. Many of the changes are based on recommendations from the Law Commissions comprehensive 2011 review of New Zealands privacy laws. The new Privacy Act provides [...]
Source: Office of The Privacy Commissioner, New Zealand – New on the Website
Source: Hong Kong Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data