Weekly Data Privacy Alert - 30 January 2017

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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 France and the UK.

    France

    • Digital Republic Bill Brings Material Changes to the Framework Regulating the French Telecommunications Industry
    • CNIL Publishes Guidelines on Password Protection
    UK
    • ICO Warns Against Taking Clients’ Personal Information to a New Company
    • High Court Rules on Legal Professional Privilege Exemption to Subject Access Request
    • A Claim Under the Data Protection Act May Be Brought Alongside a Defamation Claim
    • Minister for Digital and Culture Clarifies the UK’s Approach to the GDPR