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A 10-point plan to reboot the data industrial complex for the common good

A posthumous manifesto by Giovanni Buttarelli, who until his death this summer was Europe’s chief data protection regulator, seeks to join the dots of surveillance capitalism’s rapacious colonization of human… »

Facebook could face billions in potential damages as court rules facial recognition lawsuit can proceed

Facebook is facing exposure to billions of dollars in potential damages as a federal appeals court on Thursday rejected Facebook’s arguments to halt a class action lawsuit claiming it illegally… »

EU-US Privacy Shield legal showdown now set for July 9

A legal challenge to a data transfer mechanism that’s used by thousands of companies to authorize taking European citizens’ personal data to the US for processing has been delayed. As… »

Covert data-scraping on watch as EU DPA lays down “radical” GDPR red-line

An interesting decision came out of Poland’s data protection agency this week after the watchdog issued its first fine under Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). On the surface the… »

Britain offers EU fishing concession as part of Brexit sweetener

Exclusive: Three-year transition period for European fishing fleets among proposals in negotiating paper Britain has offered a three-year transition period for European fishing fleets to allow them to prepare for… »




Britain offers EU fishing concession as part of Brexit sweetener

Exclusive: Three-year transition period for European fishing fleets among proposals in negotiating paper Britain has offered a three-year transition period for European fishing fleets to allow them to prepare for… »