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Posted in International/EU Privacy

Article 29 Working Party Provides Guidance On Data Controller/Processor Concepts

On 16 February 2010, the Article 29 Working Party adopted an opinion on the concepts of data “controller and “processor”, which are crucial for determining who is responsible for compliance with EU data protection rules. The opinion provides a comprehensive analysis as well as practical examples and rules of thumb on how to approach the concepts pragmatically.

Posted in News & Events

Reflections on the International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners in Madrid

As the 31st annual International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners wraps up in Madrid, capped by the announcement that next year’s conference will occur in Jerusalem, to be hosted by the Israeli Information and Technology Authority, some reflections: • Security vs. Privacy   There continues to be a tension between the need for security from […]

Posted in News & Events

Live Blogging from Global Privacy Events in Madrid

Senior privacy lawyers from the Hogan & Hartson Privacy and Data Security Practice will be “live blogging” from next weeks meeting in Madrid, described as “the largest forum dedicated to privacy in the world, which every year brings together the highest authorities and institutions guaranteeing data protection and privacy, as well as experts in the field from every continent.”