Weekly Data Privacy Alert - 13 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, France, Germany, the UK and the United Nations. 

    EU
    • Head of EU Data Protection Says Trading Privacy for Security is a “False Fad”
    • EDRi Asks European Commission to Examine Data Retention Laws in the EU
    France
    • Intelligence Bill Adopted by the French National Assembly
    • French Data Protection Authority Issues Report on Cookie Inspections
    Germany
    • New Digital Health Laws Passed by German Law Makers
    • Resolutions of the 30th Conference of German Commissioners for Freedom of Information
    UK
    • Ofcom Publishes Data Privacy Report for Internet of Things (IoT) Strategy
    UN
    • United Nations Nominate Joseph Cannataci as Special Rapporteur on the Right to Privacy