European Data Protection Digest

Serbian Commissioner Meets with U.S. Lawyer

DATA PROTECTION—SERBIA & U.S.

July 12, 2012

Serbia Commissioner for Information of Public Importance and Personal Data Protection Rudoljub Sabic met with Chair of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee Lisa Sotto this week, reports Hunton & Williams’ Privacy and Information Security Law Blog. The meeting was to discuss the Serbian office’s need for staff education about ongoing data protection issues, the report states. “As a commissioner for Information of Public Importance and Personal Data Protection," Sabic said, “I have been continuously warning that we as a state are facing serious problems in the area of data protection, and that we are practically at the very beginning…we need to change this situation.”
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