Weekly Data Privacy Alert - 20 April 2015

    April 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 of an international coverage, as well as news from the EU, Germany and the US.

    International
    • United Nations Establishes Mandate of Special Rapporteur on the Right to Privacy
    • The Inter-American Juridical Committee Adopts Report on the “Protection of Personal Data”
    EU
    • Council of Europe Releases Recommendations for Processing of Employee Data
    Germany
    • Germany Introduces Law Allowing Class Actions for Data Privacy Violations
    • The 89th Conference of German Privacy Commissioners Publishes Its Resolutions
    US
    • AmCham Report Published on Protecting Data Flows in the US-China Bilateral Investment Treaty