Weekly Data Privacy Alert - 7 August 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 the EU, France, Germany and the UK.

    EU

    • Advocate General Considers Handwritten Exam Scripts to be Personal Data

    France

    • State Council Rules on Rights of Complainants in Relation to Sanctions Given by the CNIL

    Germany

    • Conference of Data Protection Commissioners Releases Interpretation Guidelines for GDPR
    • Data Protection Authorities Release Paper on Data Processing for Marketing Purposes
    • Schleswig-Holstein Data Protection Commissioner Presents Activity Report for 2015 and 2016
    • German Federal Labour Court Considers Employee Monitoring Unlawful and Information Gained from Monitoring Inadmissible at Court

    UK

    • Employees Warned About Illegally Sharing Other People’s Personal Information
    • ICO Fines Price Comparison Website for Ignoring Customers’ Marketing Email Opt-outs
    • New Information Commissioner Publishes First Annual Report