Author Archives: Lauren Cuyvers

Lauren Cuyvers
Lauren Cuyvers is an associate in the Brussels office and a member of the Privacy & Data Security Group. Lauren’s data protection practice includes a focus on GDPR compliance and data transfer advice, as well as related privacy litigation.  Read More

WP29 issues Guidelines on Automated Individual Decision-Making and Profiling in the GDPR

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On October 18, 2017, the Article 29 Working Party (the “WP29”) published Guidelines clarifying the new profiling and automated decision-making provisions of the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”).  European Union regulatory authorities and the WP29 consider that technological developments that facilitate the creation of individual profiles, such as big data analytics, AI and machine learning, have created new risks to data protection.  As the majority of industries (insurance, marketing and finance, and even healthcare) already apply and use these new techniques today, the WP29 [...] Read more