Tag Archives: Privacy

Terminology differences between D.lgs 196/2003 and GDPR Regulation (EU) 2016/679

One of the benefits introduced by GDPR is about conforming the terminology at European level. But it is verifiable a disadvantage related to the figures involved, leaving the Italian scheme of D. Lgs. 196/2003 and considering the linguistic difference.                Lgs.196/2003                  … Read More »

DPO – Information document of the Italian Privacy Authority

The Italian Authority for the protection of personal data has prepared an updated version of the information document about the figure of the Data Protection Officer provided by the GDPR, in the version amended following the political agreement between the European co-legislators (European Parliament and EU Council). This information document is available at the following link: http://www.garanteprivacy.it/web/guest/home/docweb/-/docweb-display/docweb/4791784

From #SAFEHARBOR to #PRIVACYSHIELD through the Judicial Redress Act

No matter what anybody says, the “privacy shield” is just “smoke in the eyes”. There are not fundamentals to protect personal data in the way the European Court of Justice asked in October 2015 Judgment “versus Facebook” (C-362/14, 6 October 2015). Many people thought of the Judicial Redress Act (hereinafter JRA) as a rule extending… Read More »