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Data Protection Directive

  1. 5 Fast Facts about the EU's Privacy Ruling on Google

    He claimed the debts had long been resolved, and the Google link to this outdated information had violated his data protection rights. This ruling, along with another landmark ECJ privacy case that threw out Europe's data retention directive...

  2. Opinion: Search Engines Not Responsible for Deleting Personal Data From Index

    Search engine service providers are not responsible, on the basis of the Data Protection Directive, for personal data appearing on web pages they process," the court said in communicating Jääskinen's opinion.

  3. Last Ditch Efforts to Halt New Google Privacy Policy

    Our preliminary analysis shows that Google's new policy does not meet requirements of the European Directive on Data Protection, especially regarding the information provided to data subjects," she said in a letter.

  4. Your Facebook Data File: Everything You Never Wanted Anyone to Know

    Many of the complaints they’ve filed with the Irish Data Protection Commissioner* involve Facebook’s continued storage of data users believe they have deleted. Though they receive emails from around the world, he said, their focus is on the 22...

  5. Axis of AML

    It reported that although further convergence and interaction with pre-existing bank secrecy and data protection rules is necessary, the degree of harmonisation of cross-border compliance standards was "relatively high".

  6. TCF tops priority list, says UK research

    Payment protection insurance (PPI) is one controversial product that is expected to come under closer scrutiny. While TCF topped the rankings, financial crime and data security were the next cited priorities, with 35% and 33%.

  7. The regulatory minefield

    You may be confident that your business is FSA-compliant but what about health and safety, data protection, competition and tax? FSA regulation, Sarbanes-Oxley, Money Laundering Regulations 2007, Basel II, Mifid, Data Protection Act 1988, the...

  8. Making apples from pears

    We see a directive that is rather minimalist in terms of harmonisation and heavily pushing towards customer protection," says Fortis Bank's van Hellemont. In countries where consumer credit still has low penetration and there isn't the same level...