May 112021
 May 11, 2021  Posted by  Business, Non-U.S.

Liisa Thomas & Snehal Desai of Sheppard Mullin write: The Portuguese data protection authority issued a recent resolution ordering the Portuguese National Institute of Statistics (or INE) to stop sending personal census information to any countries outside of the EU that do not provide “adequate” levels of data protection. Among those countries [Read More…]

May 082021
 May 8, 2021  Posted by  Breaches, Healthcare, Non-U.S.

Jonathan Humphries reports: A senior medic has been suspended after running a clinical trial using sensitive medical information without permission of his hospital. Miguel Martin Garcia, a band 8 physiotherapist at Liverpool Women’s Hospital, used patient consent forms headed with the trust’s branding and carted off boxes of patient records to [Read More…]