All posts tagged: Data Protection Directive

Council of the European Union Adoption

On 8 April 2016, the Council adopted its position at first reading on data protection reform, which paves the way for the final adoption of the legislative package by the European Parliament at its plenary session in April. This formal adoption comes after the compromise agreed with the European Parliament in December 2015. Following this

Data Protection Directive Enforced

The “Directive 95/46 of the European Parliament and the Council of 24 October 1995 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data” (Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC) was established to provide a regulatory framework to guarantee secure and free movement of personal data

Data Protection Directive Adopted

GDPR predecessor The Data Protection Directive (95/46/EC) is adopted. The Data Protection Directive (officially Directive 95/46/EC on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data (PII (US)) and on the free movement of such data) was a European Union directive adopted in 1995 which regulates the processing of personal data within