Ursula von der Leyen vision for the digital age

In the moment when everyone debates about the "Green Deal" that the EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen has presented, it can be interesting to look at her vision on the EU in the digital age (see at pages 13-14).

Canadian OPC 2018-2019 Annual Report

The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada has published its 2018-2019 Annual Report to Parliament on the Privacy Act and the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act, making concrete proposals on how to modernise privacy laws.

Australian Government to evaluate 'right to be forgotten' but privacy reforms still years away

The federal government will conduct a review of the Privacy Act as part of a package of new reforms aimed at regulating the behaviour of social media platforms and other tech giants.

EDPS takes on new supervisory role at Eurojust

A new supervisory framework for the processing of personal data at the EU Agency for Criminal Justice Cooperation (Eurojust) comes into force today. Under the new rules, the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) takes over responsibility for monitoring Eurojust’s compliance with the applicable EU rules on data protection.

Advocates To Close Loopholes In the California New Privacy Law

California's new privacy law is slated to take effect in just a few weeks, but there is still significant disagreement between businesses and privacy advocates about how the measure will affect online behavioral advertising.