European Data Protection Digest

Article 29 Working Party Issues Favourable Adequacy Opinion

PRIVACY LAW—EU & MONACO

September 20, 2012

The Article 29 Working Party has released a favourable opinion on the level of data protection standards in Monaco, Hunton & Williams’ Privacy and Information Security Law Blog reports. The finding was based on Monaco’s 1993 Act—as amended in 2009—on the protection of personal data. According to the report, the favourable opinion “paves the way” for a final adequacy level finding by the European Commission in the future.
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