Italian GDPR harmonization law is published on the Official Gazette

On September 4, 2018, Legislative Decree n. 101/2018 harmonizing the national privacy law with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was published on the official Italian journal (Gazzetta ufficiale n. 205 04-09-2018). The Legislative Decree does not abrogate the Italian Privacy Code (Legislative Decree 196/2003), which therefore remains in force, but that Code is harmonized with […]

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The California Consumers Privacy Act

On June 28, 2018, California passes Bill 375 (Chau, Hertzberg, Dodd), which will provide Californians with fundamental new consumer privacy rights. In summary, the broad private right of action in the initiative covers instances of data breach – violations are subject to enforcement by the Attorney General – the right to know all a consumer’s […]

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Guidelines on Transparency under Regulation 2016/679 (wp260rev.01)

The guidelines on Transparency under Regulation 2016/679 provide practical guidance and interpretative assistance from the Article 29 Working Party (WP29) on the new obligation of transparency concerning the processing of personal data under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Transparency is an overarching obligation under the GDPR applying to three central areas: (1) the provision […]

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EPT – Estates, Powers and Trusts 

EPTL Article 13-A was enacted in September of 2016 and directly addresses the ability of a fiduciary (i.e., executor, agent, trustee, guardian) to access digital asset Article 13-A  – ADMINISTRATION OF DIGITAL ASSETS SUMMARY OF ARTICLE Part 1 – (13-A-1) DEFINTIONS Part 2 – (13-A-2.1 – 13-A-2.4) APPLICABILITY, PROCEDURE FOR DICLOSURE, USER DIRECTIONS Part 3 – (13-A-3.1 – […]

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Computer Fraud and Abuse Act

The Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA) is a United States cybersecurity bill that was enacted in 1986 as an amendment to existing computer fraud law (18 U.S.C. § 1030), which had been included in the Comprehensive Crime Control Act of 1984. The law prohibits accessing a computer without authorization, or in excess of authorization.

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Stored Communications Act

The Stored Communication Act (SCA), codified at 18 U.S.C. Chapter 121 §§ 2701–2712 is a law that addresses voluntary and compelled disclosure of “stored wire and electronic communications and transactional records” held by third-party internet service providers (ISPs). Below a list of the relevant sections 2701 – Unlawful access to stored communications 2702 – Voluntary […]

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Italian Council of Ministers’ preliminary approval of GDPR’s “harmonization” decree

The Italian Council of Ministers preliminarily approved a legislative decree (in furtherance of Parliament’s delegation Law October 25 2017, no. 163), containing provisions to amend domestic law in compliance with the GDPR. In fact, effective May 25, 2018, Legislative Decree June 30, 2003 no. 196 will be abrogated and the GDPR will be immediately into […]

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Guidelines on Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA) and determining whether processing is “likely to result in a high risk” for the purposes of Regulation 2016/679

The Guidelines on Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA) and determining whether processing is “likely to result in a high risk” for the purposes of Regulation 2016/679, wp248rev.01, are available at here.   The GDPR requires controllers to implement appropriate measures to be able to demonstrate compliance with the GDPR itself, taking into account among others […]

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