Your search for Right of privacy retrieved 30 results.

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; 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: European Court of Justice; 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

Proposed Changes to Data Protection Act (April 30, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin

On April 11, 2012, Taiwan's Ministry of Justice sent to the Executive Yuan (Cabinet) a proposed ...

Topic: Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: Taiwan

Law on Identity Protection (April 11, 2012) by Nicole Atwill

Law 2012-410 of March 27, 2012, on Identity Protection was published in France's official gazette of ...

Topic: Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: France

Disputed Data Protection Law Amended (April 06, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin

On April 2, 2012, the Members of the Hungarian Parliament, by a large majority, amended the ...

Topic: Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: Hungary

Proposal to Outlaw Use of Smartphones to Take Compromising Pictures (March 08, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin

On February 29, 2012, the Swedish government made public draft legislation to outlaw the use of ...

Topic: Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: Sweden

Health Records Proposal Leads to Controversy (February 21, 2012) by Constance Johnson

A new Danish executive order would permit local government officials to collect information about how an ...

Topic: Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: Denmark

Public Persons and the Right to Privacy (February 13, 2012) by Theresa Papademetriou

On February 7, 2012, the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) rendered a judgment in a ...

Topic: Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: Council of Europe

Court Enjoins Florida Law Requiring Welfare Recipients to Take Drug Tests (November 09, 2011) by Luis Acosta

The United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida has preliminarily enjoined a Florida ...

Topic: Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: United States

Prohibition on Publishing Photos of Injured or Deceased (April 22, 2011) by Ruth Levush

On March 30, 2011, the Knesset, Israel's legislature, passed an amendment to the Protection of Privacy ...

Topic: Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: Israel

Controversial Bill to Give Tax Authorities Full Access to Electronically Stored Company Data (November 16, 2010) by Wendy Zeldin

The Danish Ministry of Taxation (Skatteministeriet, or SKAT) has proposed an amendment to the Danish Tax ...

Topic: Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: Denmark

Concerns Raised for Passenger Data Privacy Under Proposed E-Ticket Transport System (November 01, 2010) by Wendy Zeldin

Norway's Data Inspectorate (DI) issued a statement on October 21, 2010, raising concerns about customer privacy ...

Topic: Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: Norway

Cross-Border Privacy Enforcement Arrangement Gains Two New Signatories (September 03, 2010) by Wendy Zeldin

On August 27 and August 30, respectively, Canada and Hong Kong joined the Cross-Border Privacy Enforcement ...

Topic: Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: APEC

Guidance on CCTV Surveillance Published (August 10, 2010) by Wendy Zeldin

On July 22, 2010, Hong Kong's Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (PCPD) released ...

Topic: Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: Hong Kong

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Last updated: March 21, 2014