Weekly Data Protection Alert - 6 July 2015

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    The Squire Patton Boggs Data Protection & Cybersecurity team is pleased to share with you a weekly alert on data privacy issues. This week’s alert covers news from Austria, Belgium, China, EU, Germany and the UK.

    Austria
    • Austrian Court Rejects Facebook Privacy Case
    Belgium
    • Belgian Constitutional Court Dismisses Data Retention
    China
    • China Adopts New Law on National Security
    EU
    • Article 29 Data Protection Working Party publishes Opinion on Utilisation of Drones
    • Member States Must Publish Lists of Beneficiaries of Agricultural Payments
    Germany
    • German Draft Law on Data Retention 
    • Hessian Privacy Commissioner Calls for Stricter Legislation on Data Fencing
    • Federal States Testing Police Body Cameras
    UK
    • Information Commissioner’s Office Publishes Annual Report for 2015
    • Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Conference – Data in a Global Marketplace – Minimising Risks, Maximising Opportunities