1. Formal notice issued by CNIL
The French data protection authority (CNIL) issued a Lire la suite
Regime of data transfers to the United Kingdom
As part of the Trade and Cooperation Agreement concluded on 24 December 2020, the United Kingdom and the European Union have agreed that the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will continue to apply in the United Kingdom on a ...Lire la suite
Following a claim brought by professional associations from the media, communications and digital marketing sectors, the Conseil d’Etat has Lire la suite
The development of connected vehicles has raised many concerns from drivers concerning the protection of their personnel data.
With regard to the risk of the violation of the regulation applicable to the personal data by these new technological tools (sensors, ...Lire la suite
In its decision dated 5 September 2017, the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) sets out the circumstances under which employers can monitor their employees’ personal electronic communications at their workplace. It also states under which circumstances employers can ...Lire la suite
In light of the Equifax and CareFirst data hacking cases in the United States, Anne-Solène Gay was interviewed by Le Figaro on the French legal framework regarding class actions concerning personal data.
Article in Le Figaro.fr tech & web ...Lire la suite
The Opinion n°2/2017 (WP 249) adopted by the G29 on 8 June 2017 aims at evaluating the risks resulting from the use of new technologies at work especially in terms of respect of employees’ privacy. ...Lire la suite
The law n°2016-1547 dated 18 November 2016 for the modernization of the justice of the XXIst century has extended the right to class action in many areas and notably regarding personal ...Lire la suite
On June 24th 2016, the United Kingdom voted its withdrawal from the European Union (EU).
Under article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty, the United Kingdom (UK) will have to serve notice of intention to exit the EU to the European Commission. The UK will then have a two year period to negotiate ...Lire la suite
The Regulation 2016/679 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data which was adopted by the European Parliament on ...Lire la suite
Since the Court of Justice of the European Union declared on October 6, 2015 that the "Safe Harbor" was invalid, a new framework for transatlantic data flows has been expected in ...Lire la suite
Referred to the Constitutional Council by the President of the Republic, the President of the Senate and more than 60 deputies, the Intelligence Act has now completed the legislative process. The Constitutional Council has approved the major part pf the law by its Lire la suite