Weekly Data Privacy Alert - 27 July 2015

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    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 the EU, Germany and the UK.

    EU

    • US Data Transfer/Safe Harbor Talks Inch Closer to Deal

    Germany

    • Bundestag Adopts Draft Law on IT Security
    • German Privacy Commissioner Presents Activity Report for 2013 and 2014
    • Federal Government Provides Draft on WLAN Liability to EU Commission
    • Federal Privacy Authorities Examine Social Networks and Dating Portals

    UK

    • Tier 1 Applicants Required to Provide Criminal Record Certificates
    • Hackers Leak Data Stolen from Infidelity Website
    • UK Government Announces FOIA Review