Author: Carolyn Bigg, Amanda Ge, Venus Cheung, Gwyneth To

With 2023 having come to an end, the fast-paced changes to the China data protection regime throughout the year are continuing well into Q1 2024.

As well as a near finalisation of the different routes to legitimise cross-border data transfers, the Cyberspace

Continue Reading CHINA: data protection regulations – a lookback at 2023 developments

UK Extension

Following the European Commission’s adequacy decision for the EU-US Data Privacy Framework (DPF) (for further information see here), the UK Government has announced that from 12 October 2023, organisations in the UK can transfer personal data to US organisations certified to the “UK Extension to the EU-US Data Privacy Framework

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Following the passing of the long-awaited Personal Data Protection Law (“PDPL”) in Indonesia, on 31 August 2023, the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology published the draft government regulation (“Draft Regulation”) on the implementation of the PDPL for public consultation. The public consultation will close on 14 September 2023. The Draft

Continue Reading Indonesia: prepare now for the new Personal Data Protection Law

Authors: Andreas Rüdiger, Philipp Adelberg

 On 14 February 2023, the European Data Protection Board (“EDPB”) published the updated and final version of its Guidelines 05/2021 on the Interplay between the application of Article 3 and the provisions on international transfers as per Chapter V of the GDPR (EDPB Guidelines 05/2021).
Continue Reading EU: Final version of the EDPB-Guidelines 05/2021 on the Interplay between the application of Art. 3 and the provisions on international transfers as per Chapter V of the GDPR

Authors: Denise Lebeau-Marianna, Tess Muckensturm and Divya Shanmugathas

Since our last post, the French Supervisory Authority (the “CNIL”) has published a Q&A and a post on June 7, 2022 regarding Google Analytics, where it highlights the key points of its formal notices and gives some practical advice to website operators.

  1. Lessons to be drawn


Continue Reading FRANCE: The CNIL provides further insights following its formal notices against the use of Google Analytics