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


  • US Data Transfer/Safe Harbor Talks Inch Closer to Deal


  • Bundestag Adopts Draft Law on IT Security
  • German Privacy Commissioner Presents Activity Report for 2013 and 2014
  • Federal Government Provides Draft on WLAN Liability to EU Commission
  • Federal Privacy Authorities Examine Social Networks and Dating Portals


  • Tier 1 Applicants Required to Provide Criminal Record Certificates
  • Hackers Leak Data Stolen from Infidelity Website
  • UK Government Announces FOIA Review

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