Global News Roundup: Aug. 30-Sept. 6, 2022

In this week’s global legislative roundup, Ireland’s Data Protection Commission fined Instagram for violating children’s privacy under the EU General…

The Data Protection and Digital Information Bill: A new UK GDPR?

In July the Government published the Data Protection and Digital Information Bill, the next step in its much publicised plans to…

Global News Roundup: Aug. 23-29, 2022

In this week’s global legislative roundup, India prepares a new data protection bill ahead of Parliament’s Budget Session in January….

The World Bank & social protection during crises: a privacy trade-off?

If the aim of social protection projects is to increase coverage and emergency protection, especially for the most vulnerable members…

Global News Roundup: Aug. 16-22, 2022

In this week’s global legislative roundup, U.S. citizens’ perceptions of privacy have handcuffed efforts to work on a comprehensive federal…

Privacy International files complaints against GPS tagging of migrants in the UK

Privacy International (PI) has today filed complaints with the Information Commissioner (ICO) and Forensic Science Regulator (FSR) against the UK…

Challenge to systemic quality failures of GPS tags submitted to Forensic Science Regulator

Today, PI filed a complaint with the Forensic Science Regulator (FSR) in relation to quality and accuracy issues in satellite-enabled…

Global News Roundup: Aug. 9-15, 2022

In this week’s global legislative roundup, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission will host a public forum to receive public comments…

Artificial Intelligence & Privacy Challenges with AI-Powered Medical Devices

Confidentiality is a mandatory legal and ethical duty in the UK health sector especially when it comes to artificial intelligence…