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Civil Society Days of the European Economic and Social Committee.

Civil Society Days of the European Economic and Social Committee.

Brussels 28 mai 2018
On 24 and 25 May 2018, the European Economic and Social Committee and civil society gather together to debate about “Citizenship, Democracy & Culture in a digitalized Europe”.
This was the opportunity to debate during 6 interactive workshops studying how citizenship, democracy and culture can develop

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GDPR: the clock is ticking!

GDPR: the clock is ticking!

On 25 May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) must be applied in all EU member states. However, until now, only Austria and Germany countries have adopted a law implementing this regulation. Now is the time to review this regulation, recall its principal contributions and its main weaknesses, and

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e-Privacy Regulation: A first step towards the protection of privacy?

e-Privacy Regulation: A first step towards the protection of privacy?

The e-Privacy regulation, on the electronic protection of privacy, under revision since 2016 following the adoption of the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) was voted on 19 October 2017 in LIBE committee of the European Parliament. Despite strong lobbyists’ efforts, the Commission finally voted in favor of measures that defend

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Should the privacy shield be subject to further negotiations?

Last week, in Washington DC, took place the annual joint review of the EU-US Privacy Shield Agreement, a review conducted by United States government officials, European Commission representatives and data protection authorities.
As a reminder, the Privacy Shield is an agreement adopted in 2016 between the United States and the

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