Category Archives: Legal framework

Some news from the website of Italian Data Protection Authority

In these last days, the privacy Italian Data Protection Authority’s website has published some important news visible at the following links http://garanteprivacy.it/web/guest/home/docweb/-/docweb-display/docweb/8036793 http://www.garanteprivacy.it/web/guest/home/docweb/-/docweb-display/docweb/7322292 http://194.242.234.211/documents/10160/0/Guida+all+applicazione+del+Regolamento+UE+2016+679.pdf It is about: 1)      New Faq on the DPO 2)      Model of data communication of the DPO ex article 37 paraf. 7 GDPR 3)      Guide to the application of EU Regulation… Read More »

DATA RETENTION POLICY

One of the most discussed topics in conferences and workshops is the proper management of personal data retention periods. Tha fact that this topic generates such an interest is actually an anomaly. In fact, the GDPR doesn’t introduce any innovation (except for sanctions) to the current privacy legislation, which rules at article 11 that data… Read More »

Right to oblivion and indexing of non-EU websites: the position of Persona Data Protection Authoriy.

Google privacy saga concerning right to obivion continues with the measure of Italian Persona Data Protection Authority n. 557 dated December 21st, 2017 concerning the remova of certain Url from the list of European and non-European results of the widely-known search engine. It is very interesting the fact that the data subject is an Italian… Read More »

PRIVACY LAWS

My job allows me to attend many diverse workshops and events on GDPR. My overall impression is that most of the attendees have never really read a privacy legislation text, whether it’s the current legislation or the GDPR. This state of things is quite detrimental because the questions asked are often absolutely irrelevant (for instance,… Read More »

WP art. 29 published a document about transparency and Information to be provided

WP art.29 published on public consultation wp260  titled “Guidelines on transparency under Regulation 2016/679”. This document details how to comply with art. 12 to 22 and 34. Great attention is devoted to art.13 and art. 14.. WP art.29 on paragraph 2 make clear that privacy statements/ notices shall comply with Transparency, as expressed is in the document,… Read More »

Social Spam & Marketing

In the NEWSLETTER N. 435 del 29 novembre 2017 http://www.garanteprivacy.it/web/guest/home/docweb/-/docweb-display/docweb/7221009 the Italian Autority point attention on a type of questions that are often made to me during courses and / or conferences, id est if and within what limits it is possible to use the e-mail addresson socialfor marketing purposes. Our Autority reminds us that… Read More »

Delegation to the Government for the transposition of European directives and the implementation of other European Union acts

On 25 October the Delegation to the Government for the transposition of European directives and the implementation of other European Union acts (European delegation law 2016-2017) was issued. Delegation to the Government for the Transposition of European Directives and the Implementation of Other Acts of the European Union – European Delegation Law 2016-2017. (17G00177) (OJ… Read More »