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


  • Baden-Württemberg Releases Guidebook on Employee Data Protection
  • Voßhoff Welcomes Decision Not to Enforce Data Retention


  • Japan on the Way to Adequacy Decision by Early 2018?


  • SMEs Warned as Firm Hit by Cyberattack is Fined £60,000 by the ICO

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

Annette Demmel (Germany)

Francesca Fellowes (Leeds)

Stephanie Faber (France)