Weekly Data Privacy Alert – 17 November 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, EU and the international community.

    UK

    • ICO Survey Into Use of Medical Devices
    • New National Health Data Guardian Appointed
    • Mental Health Support Charity Suspends Use of Controversial App
    • New Data Protection Guidance for Schools
    • Controversial Criminal Justice and Data Protection Regulations Debated
    • Supermarket Employee Charged with Alleged Offence Under Data Protection Act

    EU

    • Article 29 Working Party Issues Privacy Policy Guidance to Google

    International

    • Key Players in the Car Industry Sign up to Privacy Commitments
    • Guidance for Governments on Privacy Commitments
    • OAIC Releases Annual Report
    • Singapore’s PDPC Annual Report