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Posted in Cybersecurity & Data Breaches

Chris Wolf Receives Prestigious IAPP Privacy Vanguard Award

We are very proud to report that today, the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) awarded our very own Chris Wolf with its Privacy Vanguard Award, provided to an individual who has shown exceptional leadership, knowledge and creativity in the field of privacy and data protection.

Posted in International/EU Privacy

Influential OECD Report Sets Out Future Challenges for the Digital Economy

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has published its 2015 Digital Economy Outlook (“Report”), a survey of changes and opportunities in, and challenges arising from, the digital economy. The Report identifies three broad trends for member countries and their partners to focus on in digitising their economies.

Posted in Consumer Privacy

Hogan Lovells Contributes Focus on Privacy and Trade to Global Privacy Meeting

At the 35th annual Conference of Data Protection Authorities and Privacy Commissioners in Warsaw, Poland today, Hogan Lovells partner and privacy practice lead Christopher Wolf spoke on the issue of privacy and trade in light of the ongoing Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership negotiations between the EU and the U.S. This post contains prepared remarks to the commissioner’s on the need for interoperable cross-border privacy standards and the merits of the U.S. privacy regime.

Posted in Consumer Privacy, International/EU Privacy

OECD Issues Revised Privacy Guidelines: Focus on Need for Interoperability

The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has released a revision of its 1980 Privacy Guidelines.  The fundamental elements of the original guidelines, the Fair Information Practice Principles (FIPPs), remain in place, but the OECD recognizes the revolutionary changes in technology since the first OECD Guidelines, and the importance of the digital economy and […]