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 EU and the UK.


  • eCall in All New Cars from April 2018


  • German Federal Privacy Commissioner Criticizes Draft Amendment to EU Payment Service Directive
  • Privacy Authority Releases Report on Smart TVs
  • Digital Agenda Committee View Privacy Regulations as a Competitive Advantage
  • Minister of Justice Presents Guidelines on Introduction of Data Retention
  • Privacy Authorities and Business Representatives Present Framework for Cloud Computing


  • IPSA Loses Appeal to Prevent Release of MPs’ Expenses Claims
  • ICO Publishes Summary of Feedback to Its Big Data Report

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

Annette Demmel (Berlin)