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Posted in Data Protection & Privacy Eduardo Ustaran

Future-Proofing Privacy: The Time Has Come

It has taken several years but we have finally made it to the start line. The modernisation of European privacy laws has reached a critical milestone and with the formal adoption of the new data protection framework, we can now begin to lay the foundations for the future.

Influenced by overwhelming technological advances and the Snowden revelations, the EU Data … Continue Reading

Posted in Data Protection & Privacy Sarah Taieb

The CNIL Simplifies Formalities Regarding the Implementation of Binding Corporate Rules

On 24 March, the French data protection authority (Commission Nationale de l’Informatique et Libertés – the “CNIL”) announced that it will soon make easier the practical implementation of intra-group transfers of data from French entities to entities located outside the European Union where groups of companies have adopted Binding Corporate Rules (BCRs). BCRs are becoming increasingly popular among multinationals … Continue Reading