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15 August 2019 / News & Media / All / News / Privacy this week /

USA: BIPA Facebook class action decision “distinguished due to level of biometric collection involved”

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit ('the Ninth Circuit Court') affirmed, on 8 August 2019, in Nimesh Pate ...

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15 August 2019 / News & Media / All / News / Privacy this week /

Australia: ACCC’s proceedings against HealthEngine demonstrates…

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission ('ACCC') announced, on 8 August 2019, that it had commenced proceed ...

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8 August 2019 / News & Media / All / News / Privacy this week /

International: Capital One data breach shows…

Capital One Financial Corporation announced, on 29 July 2019, that it had determined, on 19 July 2019, that an individ ...

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8 August 2019 / News & Media / All / News / Privacy this week /

Australia: Parliament passes consumer data right…

The Parliament of Australia passed, on 1 August 2019, the Treasury Laws Amendment (Consumer Data Right) Bill 2019 (‘ ...

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1 August 2019 / News & Media / All / News / Privacy this week /

EU: CJEU judgment in Fashion ID…

The Court of Justice of the European Union ('CJEU') issued, on 29 July 2019, its judgement ('the Judgment') in Fashi ...

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USA: FTC and SEC settle with…

The Federal Trade Commission ('FTC') announced, on 24 July 2019, a settlement order ('the Order') requiring Facebook Inc. to pay a $5 billion penalty ...

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25 July 2019 / News & Media / All / News / Privacy this week /

Italy: Garante’s measure includes “very strict…

The Italian data protection authority ('Garante') announced, on 22 July 2019, in its monthly newsletter, that it had i ...

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