Tag Archives: GDPR

French Council of State Confirms GDPR Sanction, Lowers Penalty Fee

Following a recent data breach, Optical Center has been fined 250,000 euros by The Commission nationale de l’informatique et des libertés (CNIL). The website breach allowed public access to invoices, purchase orders, and personal data of customers. On appeal, the … Continue reading

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European Commission Releases Study on GDPR Data Protection Certification Mechanisms

The European Commission (the “Commission”) has released a long-awaited study on GDPR data protection certification mechanisms (the “Study”). As we previously reported, the Commission announced its intention to look into GDPR certifications in January of 2018. The GDPR empowers the … Continue reading

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Webinar on April 24 – GDPR: Lessons Learned from the First Year

It’s been nearly a year since the GDPR became enforceable. Now that the dust has settled, it is time to look back and see how and by whom these rules have been enforced. Foley Hoag will present a 60-minute webinar … Continue reading

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GDPR Compliance Doesn’t Guarantee California Consumer Privacy Act Compliance

Privacy law experts warn companies not to assume they can comply with the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) because they are in compliance with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). “The fact is, CCPA is not GDPR, and it … Continue reading

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Fast Break Tackles Unique Issues Affecting Health Law—From GDPR to Blockchain and Beyond

In case you’ve missed it, we’ve been running the Morgan Lewis Fast Break webinar series for more than two years now. Read more detail on Recent Administrative Law posts –

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