Month: January 2022

Global news roundup: Jan. 4-10, 2022

In this week’s global legislative roundup, France’s data protection authority fined Google and Facebook up to a combined 210 million…

The New Saudi Arabian Federal Data Protection Law 

The Middle East is fast catching up with Europe when it comes to data protection law. The Kingdom of Saudi…

The 2022 lookout for EU policy: what you need to know

Digitalization has been a top priority for the European Commission combined with the epochal ‘green’ transition to bring the EU…

A look at proposed changes to India’s (Personal) Data Protection Bill

On Dec. 16, 2021, the Joint Parliamentary Committee submitted its long-awaited report to the Indian Parliament after two years of deliberations…

The New UAE Federal Data Protection Law

The United Arab Emirates has enacted its first comprehensive national data protection law to regulate the collection and processing of…

Global news roundup: Dec. 21, 2021-Jan. 3, 2022

In this week’s global legislative roundup, European Data Protection Supervisor discusses a variety of issues concerning enforcement of the EU…