Responding to a letter from the US, the EDPB looks into transfers of health data for research purposes, enabling international cooperation for the development of a vaccine.
  • The EDPB adopts its response to a request from MEPs Lucia Ďuriš Nicholsonová and Eugen Jurzyca.
  • The EDPB also received two letters from Sophie In 't Veld MEP, about technologies in development to fight COVID-19.
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    The Register

    IPCO approves UK state surveillance, except MI5

    11KBW Panopticon Blog

    Leave.EU PECR appeals dismissed by tribunal

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    The Register

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    Infosecurity Magazine

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    The Guardian

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    ICO

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    ICO fines Cathay Pacific £500k

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    EDPB publishes GDPR implementation review

    EU Observer

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    ICO fines Scottish Company £500k

    Reuters

    Pope, tech companies, call for facial recognition regulation

    The Register

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    IAPP

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    ICO accepts proposals for GDPR Codes of Conduct and Certification

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    HM Government

    UK outlines plans for data adequacy EU negotiations

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    ICO consults providers of online services accessed by children

    IAPP

    Accelerating AI with synthetic data

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    IAPP

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    FCA confirms data breach

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    EDPB Plenary Session 18

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    Croatian Presidency releases ePrivacy draft proposal

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    EDPS releases its opinion on the negotiations for a new UK partnership

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    The Intercept_

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    Government loses 2000 devices in a year

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    EDPB warns of privacy risks in Google, Fitbit merger

    IAPP

    Reconciling US export control law and Swedish privacy law

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    DPC prepares draft decisions in first two big tech inquiries

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    Irish DPC publishes annual report

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    European Commission announce Data and Artificial Intelligence strategy

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    Review of online targeting by the Centre for Data Ethics and Innovation

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    EU tells Facebook, we make the rules

    The Register

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    EURACTIV

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    The Times

    Police in Scotland agree to share data on dangerous offenders

    IAPP

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    Met Police remove hundreds of names from gangs matrix

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    London Met police begin use of live facial recognition technology

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    EU scraps facial recognition ban in public areas plan

    The Register

    United Nations admits serious data breach

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    Antivirus collecting and selling browsing data of millions

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    European Parliament Committee Approves AI Resolution

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    Leaked Whitepaper - AI Regulation and Data Protection in the EU

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    ICO attends the second ICIC FOI case handling workshop

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    Croatian Presidency tempers expectations on ePrivacy progress

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    Betting companies access data for 28m children

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    Swedish DPA fines Google in RTBF case

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    Public kept in the dark over data-driven political campaigning

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    ICO Monetary Penalty - DSG (Dixons) Retail fined £500k

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    EU Parliament debates whether California can be considered 'adequate' on its own?

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