European Data Protection Digest

CNIL Releases Inspections Agenda

PRIVACY LAW—FRANCE

April 27, 2012

The French Data Protection Authority (CNIL) has unveiled its annual programme of inspections. Bird & Bird reports the CNIL will conduct 450 onsite inspections on data protection and privacy. Investigations will focus on CCTV uses; the treatment of data collected by mobile operators and smartphone resellers and developers; the processing of health data by medical research facilities, hospitals and via the cloud; ISP procedures on data breach requirements; sport federations' treatment of data processing; processing of personal data in police files, and facilities providers' and motorway companies' treatment of personal data.
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