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Plans to make 13 the age at which children in the UK can consent to the processing of their data on social media websites and other online platforms "would almost certainly be illegal", a UK peer has said. 12 Oct 2017
The EU's highest court is to be asked to determine whether 'model clauses', endorsed by EU policy makers to help facilitate the flow of personal data overseas, offer sufficient protection to EU citizens when their data is transferred to the US. 10 Oct 2017
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Online platforms would not expose themselves to becoming liable for illegal content uploaded by their users by proactively detecting and removing such material from their sites, the European Commission has said. 05 Oct 2017
A German court has ruled that business to business (B2B) sellers which state on their website that they only sell to commercial customers do not have an obligation to conduct further buyer checks in order to avoid consumer protection regulation. 29 Sep 2017
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