Day: October 15, 2015

Long arm of EU privacy law: CJEU judgment in Weltimmo v HatóságLong arm of EU privacy law: CJEU judgment in Weltimmo v Hatóság



The territorial reach and enforcement jurisdiction of European Union’s data protection law has become a lot more important these days following the decision of the Court of Justice in the Schrems case. In a case decided just a few days before Schrems, the same court gave Directive 95/46/EC a broad reading holding that the laws of a Member State apply to data controllers in another Member State who operate a website that processes data of residents of the first Member State.

Computer and Internet Updates for 2015-10-14Computer and Internet Updates for 2015-10-14