Weekly Data Privacy Alert - 19 January 2015

    January 2015

    The Squire Patton Boggs Data Privacy & Cybersecurity team is pleased to share with you a weekly alert on data privacy issues. This week’s alert covers news from France, Russia, UK, and US.


    • Simplified Registration Procedure for Data Processing Relating to Employee Monitoring


    • Effective Date of Data Localisation Provisions Brought Forward to 1 September 2015

    United Kingdom

    • Proposed New Powers to Monitor Communications
    • New Cabinet Funded Open Address Database

    United States

    • Obama Announced New Privacy and Cybersecurity Proposals