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Privacy Ticker December 2023

The December issue of our Privacy Ticker deals with changes in legislation, the current case law , regulatory investigations and enforcement actions and opinions.

Topics in this issue are:

Changes in Legislation

  • EU: Agreement on the Final Version of the AI Act
  • German Parliament Adopts Electronic Patient File

Case Law

  • ECJ: Non-material Damages Already in Case of Fear of Data Misuse
  • ECJ Confirms Admissibility of Fines Against Legal Persons
  • ECJ: SCHUFA Scoring Generally Prohibited
  • ECJ: SCHUFA May Store Information Relating to the Granting of a Discharge from Remaining Debts for a Maximum of 6 Months
  • Regional Labour Court of Düsseldorf: No Compensation for Delayed Data Access
  • Higher Regional Court of Cologne: Data Transfer to Google Inadmissible Despite EU-US Data Privacy Framework
  • Federal Fiscal Court: Tax Office May Analyze Account Statements of a Lawyer

Regulatory Investigations and Enforcement Actions

  • Fine of EUR 1.7 Million Against Norwegian Labour and Welfare Administration

The Privacy Ticker is available for download in the section below or under this link.


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Dr Andreas Lober



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Susanne Klein

Rechtsanwältin, LL.M., Licensed Specialist for Information Technology Law, external data protection officer (certified by TÜV Nord)


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Lennart Kriebel


Senior Associate

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Fabian Eckstein

Rechtsanwalt, LL.M. (Melit.)

Senior Associate

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Jason Komninos

Rechtsanwalt, LL.M., Licensed Specialist for Information Technology Law

Senior Associate

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Mathias Zimmer-Goertz



Christian Frederik_Döpke_Experte_ADVANT Beiten

Christian Frederik Döpke

Rechtsanwalt, LL.M., LL.M.

Senior Associate

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Dr Birgit Münchbach

Rechtsanwältin, Licensed Specialist for International Commercial Law, Commercial and Corporate Law and Information Technology Law


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Katharina Mayerbacher

Rechtsanwältin, Licensed Specialist for Information Technology Law, external data protection officer (certified by TÜV Rheinland)