Weekly Data Privacy Alert - 12 October 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, the UK and the US.


    EU
    • Safe Harbor Decision Declared Invalid
    • Weltimmo Decision Considers Jurisdiction of Data Protection Regulators
    • Approval of Commission Proposals on New Data Protection Rules for Law Enforcement
    • Member States Call for Greater European Rail Traffic Surveillance
    Germany
    • Commissioners for Freedom of Information Criticise Baden-Württemberg Draft on Freedom of Information
    • German Enterprises Found an Organisation for Cyber Security
    • Administrative Court Considers Video Surveillance of Public Space Inadmissible
    • Early Warning System “Marktwächter Digitale Welt” Gets an Advisory Board
    UK
    • National Council for Voluntary Organisations Report on Fundraising Regulation
    • Information Commissioner’s Office Recommends Caution with Public Wi-Fi Use
    US 
    • New York Department for Financial Services Agrees Use of Private Messaging App