Weekly Data Privacy Alert - 1 April 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 France, Germany, the UK and the US.


    • OpposeTel Appointed to Protect Against Unwanted Telemarketing Calls
    • CNIL Fines Google €100,000

    • Positive Views of the General Data Protection Regulation in the German Parliamentary Committee
    • German Association for Data Protection Heavily Criticizes Privacy Shield
    • Swansea Dubbed “UK’s Cold Call Capital”
    • Three Separate Class Action Cyber Breach Lawsuits Filed Against 21st Century Oncology
    • US Office of Management and Budget Annual Cybersecurity Report Notes 77,000 Cyber Incidents Against US Government in 2015
    • Privacy Laws on the Horizon for Autonomous Vehicles