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Europe is currently discussing an update of its data protection regime. The Albrecht Report suggests several amendments to the Commission’s proposal for a new regulation. One of the proposals is to limit the protection for pseudonymous data. I think this a dangerous idea.

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Het parlement had wat vragen over lengte van de Amerikaanse arm der wet, als het gaat om het ‘datagraaien’ in de cloud. De antwoorden van de minister zijn op zijn zachts gezegd verhullend te noemen.

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The first European Data Protection and Privacy Conference was held in Brussels on November 30, 2010. Main topic was the new European framework for data protection, as outlined in the recent publication of a consultation document by the European Commission. I’ll summarise the main statements made and issues that were raised in this blog post.

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