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6 October 2022

Dutch Court refers preliminary questions to the CJEU about the scope of legitimate interest

Once again the Netherlands is leading the discussions on GDPR Legitimate Interest and businesses’ reliance on this legal basis for their commercial activity. Following the recent […]
25 August 2022

FEDMA to speak at DMA’s Responsible Marketing campaign on international data transfers

FEDMA is thrilled to have been invited to take part in a panel on “Unmasking International Data Transfers” as part of the UK Data and Marketing […]
28 July 2022

Dutch Court closes VoetbalTV case, but balance to the GDPR Legitimate Interest is yet to be restored

Yesterday, the Dutch Administrative Jurisdiction Division of the Council of State (RvS) published its judgment in the VoetbalTV v Dutch Data Protection Authority (DPA)case. In its […]
5 July 2022

FEDMA position paper on the Data Act

Today, the Federation of European Data and Marketing (FEDMA) published its position paper on the EU proposal for a Data Act. Complementing the architecture of the […]
29 June 2022

FEDMA responds to the EDPB’s consultation on the calculation of GDPR fines

This week, FEDMA submitted its response to the European Data Protection Board (EDPB) consultation on the draft Guidelines 04/2022 on the calculation of administrative fines under […]
28 June 2022

Advocacy Assistant Vacancy – Fall 2022

We are looking for an Advocacy Assistant to work in the Brussels office (to start as soon as possible). The successful candidate will play a critical […]
2 June 2022

FEDMA announces staff promotions

2 June 2022 – The Federation of European Data and Marketing (FEDMA) is pleased to announce that Robin de Wouters and Enrico Girotto have been promoted […]
5 May 2022

FEDMA answers to the EDPB consultation on dark patterns in social media

Following the publication by the European Data Protection Board (EDPB) of the draft Guidelines on dark patterns in social media platform interfaces in March 2021, FEDMA […]
21 April 2022


After more than ten years with FEDMA, Géraldine Proust has decided to leave FEDMA to take on an exciting new challenge. As FEDMA Co-Chairs, Sachiko Scheuing […]
7 April 2022

Global Industry Statement in Support of a New Trans-Atlantic Data Privacy Framework

7 April – Today FEDMA signed a multi-industry statement, joining 30 associations in calling for the EU and the US to swiftly finalize the new Trans-Atlantic […]
23 March 2022

Joint Association letter on DMA

Brussels, BELGIUM — The Federation of European Data and Marketing (FEDMA) and 35 other leading organisations and individuals in 13 countries sent a joint letter to […]
16 March 2022

Consumers across the globe are increasingly comfortable sharing their data

Despite cultural and economic differences, consumers around the world increasingly see value in sharing their data – according to new research from the GDMA & Acxiom […]