Please click here to read the latest data privacy alert from the Squire Patton Boggs Data Protection & Cyber Security team.  This week’s alert covers news from the UK, EU, Italy, Germany and the US.


  • New ICO Guidance on the Use of Drones


  • European Commission’s View on Regulating the Use of Drones in Europe
  • Article 29 Working Party Issues Opinion on Device Fingerprinting
  • Giovanni Buttarelli the next European Data Protection Supervisor


  • Italian Data Protection Authority Releases New Rules Regulating the Use of Biometrics


  • Privacy Watchdogs Criticize Anti-Doping Draft Law
  • Federal Social Court: Electronic Health Card May Contain Chip and Photo
  • Study: Scoring Still Breaches Consumer Rights and Privacy
  • Consumer Association Reviews Draft Law on IT Security


  • Settlement Reached with Hospital Over Allegations of Data Security Breach


For more information on any of these items, or data privacy issues generally, please feel free to call any of the following individuals:

Annette Demmel (Berlin)