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Italy’s New Anti-corruption Law

On January 31, 2019, Italy’s new Law No. 3/2019 on “Measures to fight crimes against the public administration as well […]

Dutch Data Protection Authority says forcing users to agree to ‘cookies’ violates GDPR

The Dutch Data Protection Authority (Autoriteit Persoonsgegevens) says giving visitors access to websites only if they agree to their internet browsing […]

DOJ makes arrests in U.S. wide college admissions scam: alleged exam cheating and athletic recruitment scheme

Defendants include CEOs, actresses, university athletic coaches, and college exam administrators More information    

Big Data in the Pharmaceutical Sector between Protection and Transparency: Opportunities and Legal Challenges

This one-day conference shall help to navigate these challenges and recognise opportunities. Aimed at practitioners, regulators and academics alike, this […]

German Competition Authority prohibits Facebook from combining user data from different sources

Facebook abuses market power with data collection from multiple sites, the German Bundeskartellamt says. Therefore it has imposed on Facebook […]

Product Liability and Safety Post Brexit: Draft Legislation Published

A draft statutory instrument amending UK product liability and safety laws has been put before Parliament for approval. The ‘Product […]

French data regulator fines Google under GDPR

France’s data protection watchdog Commission Nationale de l’Informatique et des Libertés (CNIL) has fined Google a record €50 million for failing to […]

China’s revised Criminal Procedure Law expands powers for corruption trials

The Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress passed the revised PRC Criminal Procedure Law which introduces, among other things, […]

New U.K. government taskforce to tackle economic crime

The Home Secretary and Chancellor will jointly chair a new government taskforce to work with senior figures from the U.K. […]