Weekly Data Privacy Alert - 25 May 2015

    May 2015
    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 and France.
     
    UK 
    • Bettys & Taylors of Harrogate Lose 122,000 Customer Records in Data Breach
    • ICO Release a Paper Titled "Data Protection Rights: What the Public Want and What the Public Want from Data Protection Authorities"
    • Home Office Issues "Retention of Communications Data: Code of Practice"
    • Home Office Issues "Acquisition and Disclosures of Communications Data: Code of Practice"
    • The Campaign for Freedom of Information Criticizes the Government's Statement to Strengthen Ministers’ Powers to Veto
    France
    • French Parliament Approves "Draft Law on Intelligence"