Oct 192021
 October 19, 2021  Posted by  Laws, Non-U.S.

Background information Date of final decision: 2 June 2020 Cross-border case or national case: National case Controller: A parish of the Roman Catholic Church Legal Reference: Right of erasure (Article 17) Decision: Dismissal of the complaint Keywords: Archiving purposes in the public interest, Religious freedom Summary of the Decision A [Read More…]

Oct 152021
 October 15, 2021  Posted by  Court, Laws, Surveillance, U.S.

Robert J. Anello and Richard F. Albert write: Three recent district court decisions exemplify how courts have struggled with the Fourth Amendment questions raised by the intrusive nature of cellphone searches. Cellphones present Fifth Amendment problems too, as discussed in our June 9, 2021, article, “Hey SIRI, Does the Fifth [Read More…]

Oct 132021
 October 13, 2021  Posted by  Featured News, Laws, Non-U.S., Surveillance

Lisa Peets, Marty Hansen, Sam Jungyun Choi, Marianna Drake, and Jiayen Ong of Covington and Burling write: On 6 October 2021, the European Parliament (“EP”) voted in favor of a resolution banning the use of facial recognition technology (“FRT”) by law enforcement in public spaces. The resolution forms part of a non-legislative report on [Read More…]