Weekly Data Privacy Alert - 4 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 the EU, Germany, Ireland and the UK.

    EU
    • Cybersecurity Agreement Reached
    Germany
    • Law on Data Retention Comes Into Force
    • Bundestag Passes Law on Right of Standing for Consumer Associations in Privacy Issues
    • Automated Confirmation Emails Containing Advertising Held Unlawful
    Ireland
    • Guidance Issued on Camera Technology
    UK
    • Information Commissioner’s Office Clampdown on Nuisance Callers to Continue