Weekly Data Privacy Alert – 9 February 2014

Please click here to read the latest data privacy alert from the Squire Patton Boggs Data Protection & Cyber Security team. This week’s alert covers news from Germany, United Kingdom and United States.

Germany

  • Privacy Commissioner Criticizes Draft Law on E-Health
  • Higher Labour Court: Employers’ Facebook Page is Not Subject to Co-Determination by the Works Council

United Kingdom

  • Information Commissioner Given Powers to Audit NHS Authorities

United States

  • Proposed Federal Funding to Improve Cybersecurity Efforts

For more information on any of these items, or data privacy issues generally, please feel free to call any of the following individuals:

Mark Gleeson (London)

Mark D Johnson (U.S)

Annette Demmel (Germany)