Weekly Data Privacy Alert - 27 November 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, US and the UK.

    Germany

    • Resolutions of the 94th Conference of Data Protection Authorities
    • Bavarian Supervisory Authority Examines Encryption of Websites

    US

    • US Congressional Subcommittees to Hold Hearing on Technology Company Data Privacy
    • FCC Chair Formally Proposes to Return Oversight of Broadband Privacy Practices to Federal Trade Commission and Pre-empt Inconsistent State and Local Regulations

    UK

    • ICO Fines Nursing Auxiliary for Unlawfully Accessing Patient Records
    • ICO Grants Programme Supports Independent Research Into Four Privacy and Data Protection Challenges