Mar 262020
 March 26, 2020  Posted by  Non-U.S., Workplace

Hunton Andrews Kurth writes: The Dutch Data Protection Authority (Autoriteit Persoonsgegevens, the “Dutch DPA”) recently published materials regarding the COVID-19 crisis, including recommendations and FAQs for employers and recommendations for employees. In the materials, the Dutch DPA emphasizes that, while fighting the virus and saving lives is the top priority, privacy must not [Read More…]

Mar 202020
 March 20, 2020  Posted by  Featured News, Healthcare, U.S., Workplace

Bob Bauder reports: Pittsburgh’s first responders won’t be notified if they are exposed to a person later testing positive for covid-19, and officials said the situation poses a potential public health risk. The problem is federal privacy laws and Pennsylvania’s mounting number of positive covid-19 cases, officials said. Representatives of [Read More…]