Please click here to read the latest data privacy alert from the Squire Patton Boggs Data Protection & Cybersecurity team. This week’s alert covers news from:


  • EU Council Agrees on New Measures Against Cybercrimes


  • The CNIL Opens a Period of Public Consultation on the GDPR
  • The French State Council Rules on Rights to Access Personal Data of the Deceased


  • The House of Commons’ Culture, Media and Sport Committee Publishes a Report on Cyber Security


  • Industry Agreement on Facial ID Privacy Best Practices
  • Reform of Electronic Communications Privacy Act Held Up in US Senate
  • District of Columbia Circuit Affrms FCC Authority to Regulate Broadband Service Provider Privacy Practices

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

Paul Besozzi (Washington DC)

Annette Demmel (Berlin)

Stéphanie Faber (Paris)

Francesca Fellowes (Leeds)