Europrivacy.info has fulfilled the task of preparing Italian companies for the impact of the GDPR. We started to publish our interpretations of the law well before the final text was approved (in 2015) and we organized dozens of public conferences and debates even with the Data Protection Authority. We consider this task concluded with 316… Read More »
We have created a survey (in Italian) to collect information about the GDPR projects status of the Italian companies. It’s made of only 13 simple questions and it takes no longer than 3 minutes to fill – well… if you know Italian 🙂 This is the link: https://survey.clusit.it/C4S-GDPR/?FROM=020 Data collected is completely anonymous. The survey it’s… Read More »
Recently the Italian Data Protection Authority obliged an italian party Movimento Cinque Stelle to update its web site Content Management System, reserving the right to apply administrative sanctions ex art. 162 of Italian Privacy Code dlgs. 196/2003 vedi http://www.garanteprivacy.it/web/guest/home/docweb/-/docweb-display/docweb/7400401 How many companies have their site CMS out of date? Perhaps it is better to hurry up.
Two major US organizations for civil rights, Human Rights Watch and American Civil Liberties Union, are underlining with many initiatives how the new political guidelines and actions of the Trump administration (for instance the widely known Presidential order on immigration) are putting at risk privacy rights in the US for non-US citizens and, at the… Read More »
European Data Protection Supervisor (Giovanni Buttarelli) has just published the priorities for his policy and consultation role in 2017 (15 February) You can download here more information https://secure.edps.europa.eu/EDPSWEB/edps/site/mySite/Priorities_for_providing_advice
The old story of the conflict between Microsoft and a US Federal Judge concerning the access to emails stored in a server located in Ireland is still going on. The key point is the following: do the US Authorities have the right to access data stored on servers owned by a US Company regardless of… Read More »