Weekly Data Privacy Alert - 6 February 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 Germany, the UK and the US.


    • Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure Adopts New Draft Regulation on the Use of Drones
    • Federal Data Protection Commissioner: National Amendment and Implementation of the GDPR Must Be Improved
    • Bavarian Data Protection Commissioner Presents Activity Report for 2015/2016
    • German Data Protection Commissioners Celebrate the 11th European Data Protection Day


    • Business Owners With CCTV Could Be Fined If They Fail to Register With the ICO
    • ICO Creates International Strategy and Intelligence Department


    • US House of Representatives Passes Email Privacy Act
    • Department of Justice Publishes “Covered Countries” Under Judicial Redress Act