This Week in Privacy: 26 October 2020
October 26, 2020
EDPB finalises guidelines on Data Protection by Design and by Default
Following its 40th plenary session, the European Data Protection Board announced that it had adopted a final version of its Guidelines on Data Protection by Design and by Default and that it had set up a Coordinated Enforcement Framework.
ICO publishes SARs guidance
The Information Commissioner's Office ('ICO') published guidance on the right of access and subject access requests, following a consultation in December 2019.
GPA adopts resolutions on facial recognition, AI, crisis management, Coronavirus, and emerging issues
The Global Privacy Assembly published its adopted resolutions following its annual meeting. The resolutions addressed topics such as facial recognition technology, the role of personal data protection in international development aid, international humanitarian aid, and crisis management, accountability in the development of Artificial Intelligence, data protection during the COVID-19 pandemic, and the resolution on joint statements on emerging issues.