Weekly Data Privacy Alert - 23 May 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, France, Germany and the US.

    • EU Council Adopts the Network and Information Security Directive
    • The Court of Justice of the EU Advises that IP Addresses are Personal Data
    • The CNIL Publishes Blanket Authorisations for Data Controllers in the Healthcare Sector
    • Bundesrat Debates Criminal Prosecution of “Gawkers“
    • U.S. Supreme Court Issues Opinion in Spokeo, Inc. v. Robins
    • US Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation Holds Hearing Entitled “The Telephone Consumer Protection Act at 25: Effects on Consumers and Business"