Tag Archives: European Commission

Coming soon: Jan. 29 2016 the first meeting on GDPR

Europrivacy.info is organizing a meeting to start talking and working on the recently approved text of the GDPR on January 29 in Milan. This is just a “save the date”: more info will follow soon.

General Data Protection Regulation, a complete link collection

The purpose of this site is to gather and list the relevant official documents which have been published in the context of the reform process of European data protection law, particularly the proposal for a General Data Protection Regulation (#EUDataP on Twitter). This site will only contain links to documents published by and publicly accessible… Read More »

European Commission Communication On The Transfer of Personal Data to US

Today the European Commission released the formal communication no. 566 on the transfer of personal data to United States of America, this is consequent to the annulment of the Commission  Decision  2000/520/EC (also called Safe Harbor Agreement). In this document the Commission analyses a framework of possible alternative solutions to the invalid decision for SMEs… Read More »

One continent, one law (?)

Last saturday was the twentieth anniversary of the European data protection legislation. On October the 24th of 1995, the Directive 95/46/EC was approved. It was a turning point for all Member States, in order to remove the obstacles to the free flow of personal data, the level of protection of the rights and freedoms of… Read More »