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Parliament Adopts New Surveillance Legislation (July 10, 2015) by Nicolas Boring

Controversial national intelligence and surveillance legislation was adopted by the French Senate on June 23, 2015, ...

Topic: Intelligence activities; National security; Right of privacy; Intelligence activities
Jurisdiction: France; France

Parliament Debates Data Retention Act (June 18, 2015) by Jenny Gesley

On June 12, 2015, the German Bundestag (parliament) debated in a first reading a draft Data ...

Topic: Internet; Right of privacy; Telecommunications
Jurisdiction: Germany

District Court Declares Drone Use Does Not Constitute Camera Surveillance (May 01, 2015) by Luis Acosta

On April 13, 2015, the Administrative District Court of Malmö announced that using a drone to ...

Topic: Right of privacy; Science and technology
Jurisdiction: Sweden

Court Strikes Down Data Retention Law (March 23, 2015) by Wendy Zeldin

On March 11, 2015, the district court of The Hague in the Netherlands struck down the ...

Topic: Right of privacy; Telecommunications
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Committee Report on Data Retention Bill Released (March 04, 2015) by Kelly Buchanan

On February 27, 2015, the Australian Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security (PJCIS) released an ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Internet; National security; Right of privacy; Telecommunications
Jurisdiction: Australia

Damages Awarded in Revenge Porn Case (February 12, 2015) by Kelly Buchanan

In a recent decision, the Supreme Court of Western Australia awarded a plaintiff more than AU$48,000 ...

Topic: Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: Australia

Florida Act on Education Data Privacy (May 29, 2014) by Robert Brammer

On May 12, 2014, Florida Governor Rick Scott approved "An Act Relating to Education Data Privacy," ...

Topic: Data protection; Education; Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: United States

Data Retention Directive Held Invalid (May 21, 2014) by Theresa Papademetriou

On April 8, 2014, the Court of Justice of the European Union (ECJ) issued a much-anticipated ...

Topic: Human rights and civil liberties; Information technology; Judiciary; Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: Court of Justice of the European Union

Decision Upholds Right to Have Personal Data Erased (May 21, 2014) by Theresa Papademetriou

On May 13, 2014, the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Justice (ECJ) delivered its ...

Topic: Human rights and civil liberties; Right of privacy; Telecommunications; Judiciary
Jurisdiction: Court of Justice of the European Union

New Internet Rules (April 29, 2014) by Eduardo Soares

On April 24, 2014, Brazil published Law No. 12,965, which establishes principles, guarantees, rights, and obligations ...

Topic: Data protection; Internet; Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: Brazil

Data Retention No Longer Required of Telecom Companies (April 24, 2014) by Edith Palmer

Following the April 8, 2014, verdict of the Court of Justice of the European Union invalidating ...

Topic: Data protection; Right of privacy; Telecommunications
Jurisdiction: Sweden

Parliament Endorses Stricter Rules on Personal Data Protection (March 28, 2014) by Theresa Papademetriou

On March 12, 2014, the European Parliament voted on a first reading of a major reform ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: European Union

New Privacy Law Comes into Effect (March 21, 2014) by Kelly Buchanan

On March 12, 2014, substantial amendments to the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) that resulted from a ...

Topic: Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: Australia

Antwerp Attorney-General Calls for Comprehensive DNA Database (December 05, 2013) by Nicolas Boring

Yves Liégeois, the Attorney-General (Procureur-général) of Antwerp, has recently suggested that DNA samples be taken from ...

Topic: Civil rights and liberties; Criminal procedure; Evidence; Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: Belgium

Conviction Obtained Under New Law Banning Intrusive Photography (November 18, 2013) by Edith Palmer

In May 2013 the Swedish government enacted a new piece of legislation that amends the Criminal ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Criminal code; Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: Sweden

New Privacy Protection Law (November 05, 2013) by Peter Roudik

On October 1, 2013, amendments to Russia's Civil Code aimed at protecting the privacy of individuals ...

Topic: Civil procedure; Freedom of information; Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: Russia

Disclosure of Sperm Donor (August 13, 2013) by Edith Palmer

On February 6, 2013, the Higher Regional Court of Hamm held that a child has the ...

Topic: Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: Germany

"Right to Be Forgotten" at Stake (June 28, 2013) by Theresa Papademetriou

The June 25, 2013, opinion of the Advocate-General of the European Court of Justice, in which ...

Topic: Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: Court of Justice of the European Union; European Union

Social Media and Naming Rape Victims (May 16, 2012) by Clare Feikert-Ahalt

It was reported on April 24, 2012, that 12 people across England and Wales have been ...

Topic: Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: England and Wales

Data Protection Act Amended (May 03, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin

On February 9, 2012, amendments to the Dutch Personal Data Protection Act came into force. (

Topic: Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

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Last updated: July 10, 2015