Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati welcomes you to the WSGR EU Data Protection Regulation Observatory.
This site tracks developments related to the EU legislative proposal for a General Data Protection Regulation (European Commission Proposal of 25 January 2012, COM (2012) 11 final).
The proposal will determine the data protection landscape in Europe for the foreseeable future, and also will be highly influential in other regions of the world. Companies in all sectors will be affected, including non-EU companies doing business in Europe.
- Council publishes final text of Regulation
- Article: "New EU Data Protection Regulation Is Now Enacted"
- European Commission publishes press release on adoption of Regulation
- European Parliament publishes press release on adoption of Regulation
- Article: "Article 29 Working Party Calls for Improvements to the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield"
- Article: "EU Commission Publishes EU-U.S. Privacy Shield"
- Article: "The Final European Union General Data Protection Regulation"
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