Interpellation Feri (17.3530): Child pornography Submitted text Today, sexual child abuse is increasingly taking place by means of new information and communication technologies. There are no limits to the rapidly developing phenomena of child pornography, sexual abuse via live streaming, sexting, SNUFF films, etc. Recent media reports show that public prosecutors’ offices and police corps are dealing with increasingly complex
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Fuld/Chuffart-Finsterwald, Nexus droit du travail et protection des données : quelques développements récents, in: Jusletter 12 June 2017.
In yesterday’s Jusletter (12.6.17), Stéphanie Fuld and Stéphanie Chuffart-Finsterwald (both BianchiSchwald) published an essay on the workplace relevance of data processing operations. In particular, they address internal investigations, the employee’s right to his or her own image, and employee monitoring. The essay is in French
Anonymization in data protection law… Anonymization refers to the process of changing data in such a way that it is no longer possible to identify the person concerned. However, the standard is not absolute: the decisive factor is that the personal reference can no longer be established with reasonable effort. This results
The National Council adopted the motion Amherd (14.3367): Combating sexting of 07.05.2014 on 15 June 2016, contrary to the recommendation of the Federal Council. During the consultation, Federal Councilor Sommaruga explained why, in the view of the Federal Council, a new penal provision is not necessary: Now the mover of the motion would like to make the criminal
Postulate Feri (15.3407): Protection of privacy rights Not yet dealt with in Council. Submitted text Recently, a ruling by the Lenzburg District Court in the matter of “revenge porn on the Internet” and a fake Facebook profile of the same people involved caused a stir. It is time to fundamentally examine how the
Interpellation Hiltpold (10.3396): Unauthorized dissemination of photos or videos and protection of the persons concerned
Interpellation Hiltpold (10.3396): Unauthorized dissemination of photos or videos and protection of the persons concerned Rejected (19.6.2013) Submitted text I request the Federal Council to provide information on how the unauthorized dissemination of images taken with the consent of the person recorded is treated under criminal law.
Regierungsrat AG: Right of relatives to inspect medical records; medical secrecy; proportionality (AGVE 2002 687)
Release of medical records. – The requested access to the medical records cannot be denied on grounds of the post-mortem protection of the personality of the deceased person (Rec. 2). – The relevant data protection laws are also applicable to the processing of personal data of a deceased person (Rec. 3). – With regard to the right