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


  • Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure Adopts New Draft Regulation on the Use of Drones
  • Federal Data Protection Commissioner: National Amendment and Implementation of the GDPR Must Be Improved
  • Bavarian Data Protection Commissioner Presents Activity Report for 2015/2016
  • German Data Protection Commissioners Celebrate the 11th European Data Protection Day


  • Business Owners With CCTV Could Be Fined If They Fail to Register With the ICO
  • ICO Creates International Strategy and Intelligence Department


  • US House of Representatives Passes Email Privacy Act
  • Department of Justice Publishes “Covered Countries” Under Judicial Redress Act

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)