The International Comparative Legal Guide to Data Protection 2015 Edition

Wikborg Rein's IP and Technology group has once more contributed the chapter regarding Norway to the International Comparative Legal Guide to Data Protection.

This chapter of the 2015 edition contains basic information regarding various issues such as: key legislation and principles, data subject rights, registration formalities and prior approval from the Data Protection Authority, appointment of a data protection ombudsman, marketing and cookies, restrictions on international data transfers, whistle-blower hotlines, use of CCTV and employee monitoring, processing of personal data in the cloud, big data and analytics, data security and data breach, enforcement and sanctions, as well as trends and developments. The chapter is also available here.