Weekly Data Privacy Alert - 23 November 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, Jamaica and the UK.

    EU
    • General Data Protection Regulation Discussion Broadcast
    • EU Agency for Fundamental Rights Report on Surveillance
    • Commissioner’s Speech on US-EU Data Transfers
    Germany
    • Federal Supreme Court: Disclosing Data of Account Holder Cannot be Refused in Case of Counterfeiting
    Jamaica
    • Draft Data Protection Act in Circulation
    UK
    • Chancellor’s Cyber Protection Plan Announced
    • Information Commissioner Gives Evidence to the Burns Commission
    • ICO Guidance on the Dangers of Hidden Data
    • FTSE 350 Urged to Undergo Cyber Health Check
    • ICO Crackdown on Companies Trading Names and Numbers