Bill on the Enhanced Protection of National Records

The Hungarian Parliament has passed on 13 December 2010 the Bill on the Enhanced Protection of National Records that is currently before promulgation by the President of the Republic. Once promulgated, the new bill will enter into force on 1 Continue reading Bill on the Enhanced Protection of National Records

General Conditions for the Processing of Employee Data

Under Hungarian laws, the processing of employee personal data is subject to the special conditions and limitations of the Labour Code due to the likely subordinated position of employees within the context of employment. According to the case law of Continue reading General Conditions for the Processing of Employee Data

Negotiations Concerning Google Street View for Hungary

The Hungarian Internet news portal index.hu reported today that there are ongoing negotiations between Google and the Hungarian DPA regarding the introduction of Street View service for Hungary. The Hungarian Commissioner, András Jóri would not object to such data collection, Continue reading Negotiations Concerning Google Street View for Hungary