General Data Retention

Two years after Digital Rights Ireland: general data retention obligations might still be compatible with EU law

A review of the Advocate General’s opinion in Joined Cases C-203/15 and C-698/15 An article by Pieter Gryffroy* A. Introduction In its judgement of 8 April 2014 in the Digital Rights Ireland case,[1] the Court of Justice declared the 2006 Data Retention Directive (hereinafter: the Data Retention Directive)[2] invalid. The […]