Weekly Data Privacy Alert – 1 September 2014

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    The Squire Patton Boggs Data Protection & Cyber Security team is pleased to share with you a weekly alert on data privacy issues.

    This week’s alert covers news from the UK, France and the US.

    UK

    • Ministry of Justice Fined £180,000 for Security Breaches
    • ICO Publishes Local Authority DPA Compliance Report
    • ICO Raises Awareness of the Privacy Implications of the Internet of Things
    • Government Consults on Reuse of Public Sector Data
    • ICO Warns Businesses on the Threat of Online Attacks

    France 

    • CNIL Warns Against Use of Licence Plate Recognition Devices
    • Orange Sanctioned by CNIL over Security and Confidentiality Breaches

    US

    • FTC Consults on Proposed Verifiable Parental Consent Method under COPPA