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Use of camera surveillance: unlawful filming of public domain and private property
The Belgian Data Protection Authority recently issued a decision regarding camera surveillance by a natural person, resulting in a fine of 1.500 EUR.
The impact of the ‘Schrems II’ case on personal data
In this article, we provide an insight into the significance of the CJEU judgement on the Schrems II case and its effect on personal data transfers to third countries.
E-commerce and webshops: a concise legal guide for the professional online seller
In 2020 the number of online transactions and webshops will increase significantly. Check out our legal guide for the professional online seller.
Cyber Security Awareness Month
The EU has designated October as the European Cyber Security Month (ECSM). In this regard, the Center for Cyber security Belgium (CCB) and the Cyber Security Coalition (CSC) have announced a joint campaign to raise awareness around the problem of “phishing” in Belgium.
The Facebook like button from a privacy law perspective
On 29 July 2019, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) released its judgement on its latest data protection legislation court case involving the Facebook Like button which is incorporated on a third party website. Such social plug-ins allow the transfer of personal data of website visitors, such as their IP address or browser.
First penalty by Belgian Data Protection Authority
On 28 May 2019, the Belgian Data Protection Authority (DPA) imposed an administrative fine on a Belgian politician for a breach of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
Data flows tussen de EU en het Verenigd Koninkrijk in het geval van een ‘no deal’-Brexit
Op heden is het risico dat het Verenigd Koninkrijk de Europese Unie vanaf 30 maart 2019 verlaat zonder meer, bestaande, tenzij de termijn van 29 maart 2019 zou worden uitgesteld of er alsnog een akkoord (zgn. Brexit-deal) zou gesloten worden tussen het Verenigd Koninkrijk en de EU.
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