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


  • Commissioner Remarks on Safe Harbor


  • Data Protection Commissioner Issues Paper on EU-US Data Transfer Mechanisms
  • “Düsseldorfer Kreis” Releases Guidelines for Surveillance in Public Transport


  • Information Commissioner’s Office Issues Fine for Unsolicited Text Messages
  • ICO Agreement on Cross-Border Privacy Enforcement
  • ICO Update on Safe Harbor


  • Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act Passed by Senate

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 (Germany)