Weekly Data Privacy Alert - 25 January 2016

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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 Denmark, Germany, Hungary, the Netherlands, Russia, Taiwan the UK, and the USA.

    Denmark

    • BIMCO Issues Cybersecurity Guidelines for Ships
    Germany
    • Bundestag Adopts Law Introducing Evidence of Arrival for Asylum Seekers
    • “Stiftung Datenschutz” Criticizes Lack of Equipment at Data Protection Authorities
    Hungary
    • European Court of Human Rights: Hungarian Anti-Terrorist Legislation Violates Human Rights
    Netherlands
    • Enhanced Powers Allow PDA to “Show Its Teeth”
    Russia
    • Russia’s 2016 Data Localisation Audit Plan Released
    Taiwan
    • Taiwan Amends Personal Data Protection Law
    UK
    • Investigatory Powers – Regulation of Investigatory Powers (Interception of Communications: Code of Practice) Order 2015
    • Requiring Direct Marketing Callers to Provide Calling Line Identification
    • Freedom of Information (Public Interest and Transparency) Bill 2015-16
    USA
    • Introduction of the Bipartisan Federal Legislation: Cybersecurity Disclosure Act, 2015