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- Blog: ALTIUS BlogsThe DPA approves a draft Act prohibiting life and health insurers from processing health sensor dataPosted on February 24, 2020 by The Belgian data protection authority (DPA) has approved a draft Act that prohibits life and health insurers from processing the health sensor data of their insurance holders. The Belgian legislator wants to prevent insurers from providing discounts to the “healthy ones”, even if the insurers have their policy-holders’ consent. There is a fear that such processing could lead to infringements of privacy and to unlawful discrimination.
- Blog: Antitrust UpdateThe Democratic Presidential Candidates and AntitrustPosted on February 18, 2020 by Jonathan H. Hatch, David KlebanWith the Democratic primary process in full swing, we thought it fitting to take a look at where the candidates stand with respect to antitrust issues. As it turns out, this is a fairly active election cycle for antitrust, with most Democratic candidates invoking antitrust laws (and proposed laws) in connection with their visions for [...]
- Blog: INGOTS: Raw Thoughts and Unpolished IdeasBusiness Model and Computer Program Will Soon be Patentable in ChinaPosted on March 30, 2017 by Spilman AdministratorWe recently received an informational white paper from our agents in China, Lynn Wang and Zhou Jiaxin at NTD Intellectual Property, with news about a change to make software and business methods patentable as long as certain conditions are met. … Continue reading →