Data Protection & Privacy News Roundup 20/22


As you know, I have been busy traveling around and focusing on other Euro-Mediterranean privacy projects. As I am back in Germany, the roundups are back on track — and it happened a lot!

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🇪🇺 EDPB Guidelines on the calculation of administrative fines

🇪🇺 Proposal for a regulation laying down rules to prevent and combat child sexual abuse

🇪🇺 EDPB-EDPS Joint Opinion on EU Data Act

🇪🇺 Provisional agreement on measures for a new directive on cybersecurity 'NIS2'

🇦🇹 Austrian DPA rejects "risk-based approach"

🇩🇪 Berlin DPA publishes guidance on international data transfers (in German)

🇬🇧 ICO launches an AI and data protection risk toolkit

🇳🇱 2nd GDPR Code of Conduct approved in NL (in Dutch)

🇯🇵 Japan-EU Digital Partnership

🇮🇱 Israel PPA publishes draft guidance on transparency (for public consultation, in Hebrew)

🇭🇺 Hungarian DPA on AI and privacy

🇬🇷 Greek DPA on dark patterns & cookies (in Greek here)