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Brexit latest: EU nationals to be granted right to stay in UK for three years in case of no-deal Brexit

06/09/2019(0)
Britain’s government has abandoned plans to end freedom of movement for European Union citizens immediately after a possible no-deal Brexit and will instead return to an earlier policy of ... Read More
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Facial recognition use triggers GDPR fine

30/08/2019(0)
Sweden’s Data Protection Authority has issued its first fine for violations of the European Union’s General Data Protection regulation after a school launched a facial recognition pilot program to ... Read More
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Facebook to pay $5 billion over the company’s privacy policies

29/07/2019(0)
The Federal Trade Commission approved a record $5 billion settlement Wednesday with Facebook over the company’s privacy policies. Shares of Facebook were down slightly following the announcement, but turned ... Read More
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General Data Protection Regulation shows results, but work needs to continue

25/07/2019(0)
Just over one year after the entry into application of the General Data Protection Regulation, the European Commission has published a report looking at the impact of the EU ... Read More
General Data Protection Regulation

Apple faces investigation over GDPR compliance

04/07/2019(0)
Apple’s main regulator in the European Union, Ireland’s Data Protection Commissioner (DPC), has opened a third privacy investigation into the iPhone maker over the last few weeks, a spokesman ... Read More
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UK is higher than most among EU jurisdictions in notifying regulator on GDPR breaches

14/06/2019(0)
UK is higher than most among EU jurisdictions in notifying regulator on GDPR breaches, but “just in case” says law firm. The first year of the General Data Protection Regulation ... Read More
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The EU countries that granted the most residence permits for non-EU citizens

29/05/2019(0)
At the end of 2017, there were 20.3 million valid residence permits granted to non-EU citizens permitting them to reside in one of the European Union (EU) Member States. ... Read More
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Cayman Islands plans to broaden regulatory regime for securities and investments

08/05/2019(0)
The Cayman Islands plans to broaden the territory’s regulatory regime for securities and investments. The territory launched a consultation on The Securities Investment Business (Amendment) Bill, 2019 on April ... Read More
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Wrong handling of user data may cost up to $5B for Facebook

25/04/2019(0)
Facebook said Wednesday it expects to shell out between $3 billion and $5 billion to settle the FTC’s ongoing investigation into its handling of user data, foreshadowing a potentially ... Read More
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China promises companies ‘we will keep your secrets’

14/03/2019(0)
China’s promise strengthens lukewarm drafting with a new foreign investment law due to be passed later this week. However, companies will have to wait as the updated foreign investment ... Read More
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