Tag Archives: Rules

Europäische Datenschutz-Grundverordnung (EU DSGVO / EU GDPR): weitere Guidance zu Binding Corporate Rules (BCR)

Binding Corporate Rules (BCR) oder verbindliche interne Datenschutzvorschriften gemäss Art. 47 EU DSGVO gelten als geeignete Garantien zur Übermittlung von Personendaten in „unsichere“ Drittstaaten (z.B. USA oder China). Das UK Information Commissioner’s Office (“ICO”) publizierte einen Blogbeitrag mit nützlichen Hinweisen … Continue reading

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Canada Immigration Medical Inadmissibility Rules Will Change Says Minister

Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen told the Canada House of Commons immigration committee Canada Immigration Medical Inadmissibility rules to ensure applicants do not cause “excessive demand” on publicly funded health and social service programs is an “important and sensitive” issue and said, “From a principled perspective, the … Continue reading

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Canada high court rules rights tribunal cannot award legal costs

[JURIST] The Supreme Court of Canada Friday declared that the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal (CHRT) [official websites] does not have the power to award compensation for legal costs. The high court’s 7-0 decision [judgment text] states that the language used … Continue reading

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Taco Bell in Violation of Disability Law, Federal Judge in California Rules

A federal judge recently ruled that Mexican fast food chain Taco Bell violated both federal and California laws protecting the disabled from discrimination at its restaurants, the Associated Press reports. While this ruling is based on customer complaints, the same … Continue reading

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ICTY rules Seselj’s rights to fair trial not violated

[JURIST] The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) [official website] ruled [decision text, in French, PDF] on Friday that former Serb nationalist politician and war crimes suspect Vojislav Seselj [case materials; JURIST news archive] has received all guarantees … Continue reading

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