Weekly Data Privacy Alert - 25 July 2016

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    Our 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 and the US.


    • EU Commission Adopts EU-US Privacy Shield
    • European Data Protection Supervisor Publishes Background Paper on Necessity
    • European Privacy and Consumer Organisations Write Letter to EU Commission Concerning Data Protection in TiSA and TTIP


    • Data Protection Commissioner of Nordrhein-Westfalen Publishes Booklet on Self-Data Protection
    • Commissioners for Freedom of Information: All Federal States Should Participate in the Data Portal “GovData”
    • Bundestag Adopts Anti-Terrorism Package


    • US Federal Government Release Final Guidance on Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2015