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 the EU, Germany and the United States.


  • New Regulation Proposed to Ensure Privacy in Electronic Communications


  • Bavarian Data Protection Authority Informs on Marketing in the GDPR Context
  • German Lawyers’ Association Takes Stand on the Issue of Data Ownership

United States

  • Email Privacy Act Again Before US Congress

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)

Francesca Fellowes (Leeds)

Philip Zender (San Francisco)