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Article published in EDRi-gram 8.3 The transposition of the Data Retention Directive in Belgium has remained stagnant for a long time. Following a public consultation in May 2008 on a first draft law proposal and draft royal decree to transpose this Directive into Belgian law, a broad group of organisations voiced a strong position against… » read more

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See now FAQ on Swift also in French, German, Italian and Finnish In German http://www.edri.org/files/SWIFT-FAQ_2010-02-10-DE.pdf In Italian http://www.edri.org/files/SWIFT-FAQ_2010-02-10-IT.pdf In French http://www.edri.org/files/SWIFT-FAQ_2010-02-10-FR.pdf In Finnish http://www.effi.org/uutiset/100209-swift-faq-sopimus.html After the Civil Liberties committee in the European Parliament (EP) rejected on 5 February 2010 the interim nine-month SWIFT deal between the EU and US, now it will be up to… » read more

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EP needs to protect users’ rights in the Telecom Package! French National Assembly votes for the three strikes law European Parliament asks for respect of human rights on the Internet Extended copyright term for sound recordings pushed back Behavioural targeting at the European Consumer Summit Second PrivacyOS Conference Phorm – under scrutiny at the European… » read more

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