Weekly Data Privacy Alert - 3 November 2014

    November 2014

    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

    • Consultation on Lowering the Fines Threshold for Nuisance Calls
    • ICO Supports Government Nuisance Calls Proposals
    • Parliament Yet to Consider Jail Terms for Section 55 Offences

    EU

    • Step Closer to Appointment of European Data Protection Supervisor
    • Amazon to Open German Data Centre to Address Concerns About Data Transfers to the US
    • European Cyber-Attack Simulation