Weekly Data Privacy Alert - 2 March 2015

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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 European Union, Netherlands, the UK and US.

    EU
    • EU-Wide Exchange of Cross Border Traffic Offenders Data
    • MEPs Discuss Changes to Planned European Passenger Name Record (PNR) System 
    Netherlands
    • Dutch DPA Issues Advice on Draft Data Retention Law
    United Kingdom
    • Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations  Published
    • Government Announces Plan to Target Nuisance Calls and Texts 
    • Enforced Data Subject access Requests Prohibited
    • ICO Fines Insurance Company £175,000 for IT Security Failings

    United States

    • Director of National Intelligence Highlights the Growing Issue of Cyber-attacks