How has the concept of 'sovereignty' shaped privacy and data protection laws in the UK and EU?

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation


What is meant by ‘sovereignty’? The extent of the scope of divergence in privacy and DP laws in the UK and EU? Will adequacy status for the UK end legal uncertainty, post-Brexit?
Period10 May 2021
Held atDentons, United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • Sovereignty
  • privacy
  • data protection
  • Brexit
  • adequacy status
  • European Commission
  • UK
  • COVID-19
  • European integration
  • Covid-19 vaccine
  • DCMS
  • surveillance laws
  • legal uncertainty
  • Trade & Cooperation Agreement
  • TCA
  • ICO