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02.02.2022 Bart Van den Brande

Google Fonts on your website? Do not share IP addresses with Google because of GDPR

We have to admit that we ourselves were a bit surprised when we read a recent German judgment.  It taught us an unexpected less...

20.01.2022 Isha Upadhyaya

The importance of understanding the difference between anonymization and pseudonymisation

At Sirius Legal we receive questions on a regular basis concerning the anonymisation of personal data. Often, the difference bet...

07.12.2021 Bart Van den Brande

No, an eID card reader is really not appropriate for the creation of loyalty cards

The Court of Cassation recently issued an important ruling on one of the first and longest-running procedures for breaches of th...

23.11.2021 Roeland Lembrechts

Standards for secure websites: what does this mean in practice?

On the 22th of October 2021, the Belgian Data Protection Authority (GBA) ruled on a complaint regarding an unsecured connection ...

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11.10.2021 Bart Van den Brande

EDPB launches Cookie Task Force to coordinate cookie complaints by NOYB

Privacy lobbyist group NOYB (None of Your Business) seems to be stirring up quite a bit of fuzz with their automated cookie infr...

01.10.2021 Bart Van den Brande

The New Data Protection Act (PIPL) in China explained by our Chinese partner office

Since 10 June 2021, China has a new Data Protection Act, called PIPL.  At first sight, there are many resemblances with GDPR, b...

21.06.2021 Bart Van den Brande

New SCC’s are available: adjust your data export agreements

Since last summer’s Schrems II judgment, about which we have repeatedly reported on our blog, exporting personal data outs...

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08.04.2021 Bart Van den Brande

How The Bavarian Mailchimp decision makes the impact of the Schrems II judgment on data export painfully clear

A recent decision by the Bavarian data protection authority raises serious doubts about whether the popular email marketing plat...

22.03.2021 Bart Van den Brande

Why Clubhouse is yet another example of companies that do not take your and my privacy seriously

Every so many time yet another new social media platform pops up that, according to insiders and early adopters, is going to cha...

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