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Data Protection Summer Dive

Data Protection Summer Dive
13/07/2020

Each week in July and August, our focus will be on a different topic that has been scrutinized by the Belgian Data Protection Authority. With a few simple tips, your summer cocktail of data protection news will be complete.

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COVID-19 – IP Offices take measures to face the pandemic – Update 7 July

COVID-19 – IP Offices take measures to face the pandemic – Update 7 July
08/07/2020

Update 7 July 2020  |  The COVID-19 pandemic has been progressing worldwide. In an effort to control its expansion, public authorities have taken restrictive measures that impact both people and companies on their territory.

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Data protection impact assessments: new EDPS recommendations

Data protection impact assessments: new EDPS recommendations
06/07/2020

On 6 July 2020, the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) published a report on the use of data protection impact assessments (DPIAs) within EU institutions.

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De handhavende gegevensbeschermingsautoriteit komt op (kruis-)snelheid: Praeparatus Esto!

De handhavende gegevensbeschermingsautoriteit komt op (kruis-)snelheid: Praeparatus Esto!
26/06/2020

De Belgische Gegevensbeschermingsautoriteit (vroeger: Privacycommissie) kondigde al aan in de komende jaren zijn focus te vestigen op (o.m.) de overheids-, de onderwijs- en de telecommunicatiesector, met daarbij een bijzondere aandacht voor de legitimiteit van persoonsgegevensverwerkingen en het borgen van de rechten van burgers. Op basis van een aantal beslissingen in de voorbije maanden blijkt de Gegevensbeschermingsautoriteit de daad alvast bij het woord te voegen en steeds actiever (en strenger) op te treden. 

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B2B Relations in the Events Industry in Europe and COVID-19 Pandemic: The Stakeholders’ View

B2B Relations in the Events Industry in Europe and COVID-19 Pandemic: The Stakeholders’ View
24/06/2020

We started this series of alerts by sharing our view on the legal consequences of COVID-19 on B2B relations in the events industry. Our first two alerts set the scene

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Surveys, transparency and DPIAs: tips from the Belgian DPA

Surveys, transparency and DPIAs: tips from the Belgian DPA
23/06/2020

Are you planning to conduct a survey within your organisation? And do you sometimes wonder when you should or should not carry out a data protection impact assessment (DPIA)?

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Un virus informatique ne constitue pas un cas de force majeure

Un virus informatique ne constitue pas un cas de force majeure
20/06/2020

Le coronavirus fait toujours la une de l’actualité. Néanmoins, c’est d’une autre infection dont il est question dans le présent article. En effet, si le coronavirus peut constituer un cas de force majeur, qu’en est-il d’un virus informatique ?

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Combatting COVID-19: have you got the right temperature to shelter you from the storm?

Combatting COVID-19: have you got the right temperature to shelter you from the storm?
11/06/2020

The Belgian Data Protection Authority has updated its guidelines with respect to the measuring of body temperature at the entrance of buildings in order to limit COVID-19 infections in the framework of restarting the social and economic life after the lock-down.

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C’est quoi le « consentement » en matière de cookies et données personnelles ?

C’est quoi le « consentement » en matière de cookies et données personnelles ?
10/06/2020

La version mise à jour des lignes directrices du CEPD ocncernant le RGPD précise que l’accès au contenu d’un site Internet ne peut pas être conditionné par l’acceptation des cookies et que la poursuite de la navigation sur un site Internet n’est pas un consentement valable.

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COVID-19 – IP Offices take measures to face the pandemic – Update 9 June

COVID-19 – IP Offices take measures to face the pandemic – Update 9 June
09/06/2020

Update 9 June 2020  |  The COVID-19 pandemic is progressing worldwide. In an effort to control its expansion, public authorities have taken restrictive measures that impact both people and companies on their territory.

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