Welcome to the October edition of our Data Protection update, our monthly bulletin on key developments in data protection law.
In this issue, we provide an update on the much anticipated (and delayed) vote by the European Parliament on the European Commission's proposals for an EU Data Protection Regulation and examine some of the key proposals.
We also look at the ICO's recent activity, including undertakings and fines issued, as well as new guidance published on direct marketing.
Finally, we discuss the current scrutiny of the US-EU Safe Harbor agreement and continued criticism from lawmakers in light of the US PRISM revelations
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