EU Data Supervisor Presses For Privacy Overhaul In 2015

By Allison Grande (January 5, 2015, 7:02 PM EST) -- Europe's newly instated data protection supervisor on Monday pushed for the completion of long-running efforts to overhaul the bloc's data protection regime by the end of 2015, stressing that a revamped approach is necessary to address the privacy challenges posed by the growing availability of consumer data.

In an article for the political newspaper New Europe, Giovanni Buttarelli for the first time since beginning his five-year term as the European Data Protection Supervisor on Dec. 4 offered his thoughts on pressing topics such as big data aggregation and increasingly complex international data flows.

While the emergence of new methods for collecting...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!