European Data Protection Supervisor

On March 16, 2016, the Centre for Information Policy Leadership at Hunton & Williams LLP will co-host a workshop in Amsterdam, Netherlands, together with the Dutch Ministry of Security and Justice, to kick off a new long-term project on the implementation of the EU General Data Protection Regulation.
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On February 11, 2016, the Article 29 Working Party issued a statement on the 2016 action plan for the implementation of the EU General Data Protection Regulation. The action plan outlines the priorities for the Working Party in light of the transition to a new legal framework in Europe and the introduction of the European Data Protection Board.
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On October 16, 2014, the 36th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners in Mauritius hosted a panel including representatives from the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS), international NGO Access, and Hunton & Williams to discuss the need for a coordinated approach to net neutrality and data protection.
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On June 14, 2013, the European Data Protection Supervisor issued an Opinion addressing (1) the joint communication of the European Commission and the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy on their cybersecurity strategy, and (2) the European Commission’s proposed draft directive on measures to ensure uniformly high security measures for network and information security across the EU.
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