This article looks at pseudonymisation under GDPR and cases when pseudonomysed data can be treated as anonymous data. Authors argue that the definition of pseudonymisation in Article 4(5) GDPR will not expand the category of personal data, and that there is no intention that it should do so. There may also be circumstances in which data which have undergone pseudonymisation within one organisation could be anonymous for a third party.
German parties accused of breaching data protection rules
NOYB has launched a series of complaints against Germany's major political parties for violating EU data protection rules during the 2021 election campaign.