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All referrals pending (47)


C-33/22 (Österreichische Datenschutzbehörde) lodged on 14 Jan 2022

C-26/22 (SCHUFA Holding) lodged on 11 Jan 2022

C-17/22 (HTB Neunte Immobilien Portfolio) lodged on 7 Jan 2022

C-18/22 (Ökorenta Neue Energien Ökostabil IV) lodged on 7 Jan 2022

C-807/21 (Deutsche Wohnen) lodged on 21 Dec 2021

C-768/21 (Land Hessen) lodged on 14 Dec 2021

C-741/21 (juris) lodged on 1 Dec 2021

C-687/21 (Saturn Electro) lodged on 16 Nov 2021
General data protection law > Chapter VIII - Remedies, liability and penalties > Right to compensation and liability
General data protection law > Chapter IV - Controller and processor > Responsibility of the controller
General data protection law > Chapter I - General Provisions > Material Scope - General
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Integrity and confidentiality
General data protection law > Chapter IV - Controller and processor > Security of processing

C-683/21 (Nacionalinis visuomenės sveikatos centras) lodged on 12 Nov 2021
General data protection law > Chapter I - General Provisions > Definitions - Data Controller
General data protection law > Chapter I - General Provisions > Definitions - Processing
General data protection law > Chapter IV - Controller and processor > Joint controllers
General data protection law > Chapter VIII - Remedies, liability and penalties > Administrative fines

C-667/21 (Krankenversicherung Nordrhein) lodged on 8 Nov 2021
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Lawfulness - Special categories of personal data
General data protection law > Chapter VIII - Remedies, liability and penalties > Right to compensation and liability

C-634/21 (SCHUFA Holding and Others) lodged on 15 Oct 2021
General data protection law > Chapter III - Rights of the data subject > Automated individual decision-making, including profiling
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Lawfulness - Consent

C-579/21 (Pankki S) lodged on 22 Sep 2021
General data protection law > Chapter I - General Provisions > Definitions - Personal Data
General data protection law > Chapter III - Rights of the data subject > Right of access

C-560/21 (KISA) lodged on 13 Sep 2021
General data protection law > Chapter IV - Controller and processor > Data protection officer

C-552/21 (SCHUFA Holding and Others) lodged on 7 Sep 2021
General data protection law > Chapter VIII - Remedies, liability and penalties > Right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority
General data protection law > Chapter VIII - Remedies, liability and penalties > Right to an effective remedy against a supervisory authority
General data protection law > Chapter VI - Independent supervisory authorities > Powers
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 7 - Respect for private and family life
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 8 - Protection of personal data
General data protection law > Chapter III - Rights of the data subject > Right to erasure
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Lawfulness - Legitimate interest
General data protection law > Chapter IV - Controller and processor > Codes of conduct

C-487/21 (Österreichische Datenschutzbehörde and CRIF) lodged on 9 Aug 2021
General data protection law > Chapter III - Rights of the data subject > Right of access
General data protection law > Chapter III - Rights of the data subject > Transparent information, communication and modalities for the exercise of the rights of the data subject

C-481/21 (Bundesrepublik Deutschland) lodged on 4 Aug 2021
Law Enforcement Directive
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 47 - Right to an effective remedy and to a fair trial

C-453/21 (X-FAB Dresden) lodged on 21 Jul 2021
General data protection law > Chapter IV - Controller and processor > Data protection officer

C-446/21 (Schrems) lodged on 20 Jul 2021
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Purpose limitation
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Data minimisation
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Lawfulness - Consent
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Lawfulness - Contractual necessity
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Lawfulness - Special categories of personal data

C-350/21 (Spetsializirana prokuratura) lodged on 4 Jun 2021
E-privacy Directive > Electronic communications > Data retention and access of national authorities

C-340/21 (Natsionalna agentsia za prihodite) lodged on 2 Jun 2021
General data protection law > Chapter IV - Controller and processor > Responsibility of the controller
General data protection law > Chapter IV - Controller and processor > Security of processing
General data protection law > Chapter IV - Controller and processor > Notification of personal data breach
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Accountability
General data protection law > Chapter VIII - Remedies, liability and penalties > Right to compensation and liability

C-306/21 (Koalitsia Demokratichna Bulgaria - Obedinenie) lodged on 12 May 2021
General data protection law > Chapter I - General Provisions > Material scope - Activity outside the scope of Union law exemption
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Lawfulness - Performance of a task of public interest or official authority

C-300/21 (Österreichische Post) lodged on 12 May 2021
General data protection law > Chapter VIII - Remedies, liability and penalties > Right to compensation and liability

C-268/21 (Norra Stockholm Bygg) lodged on 23 Apr 2021
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Lawfulness - Legal obligation
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Lawfulness - Performance of a task of public interest or official authority

C-252/21 (Facebook and Others) lodged on 22 Apr 2021
General data protection law > Chapter I - General Provisions > Definitions - Main Establishment
General data protection law > Chapter VI - Independent supervisory authorities > Competence
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Lawfulness - Special categories of personal data
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Lawfulness - Contractual necessity
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Lawfulness - Legal obligation
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Lawfulness - Protection of a vital interest
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Lawfulness - Performance of a task of public interest or official authority
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Lawfulness - Legitimate interest
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Lawfulness - Consent

C-205/21 (Ministerstvo na vatreshnite raboti) lodged on 31 Mar 2021
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Lawfulness - Processing of personal data relating to criminal convictions and offences
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 52 - Scope of guaranteed rights
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 8 - Protection of personal data

C-180/21 (Inspektor v Inspektorata kam Visshia sadeben savet) lodged on 23 Mar 2021
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Lawfulness - Legitimate interest

C-154/21 (Österreichische Post) lodged on 9 Mar 2021
General data protection law > Chapter III - Rights of the data subject > Right of access

C-132/21 (Budapesti Elektromos Művek) lodged on 3 Mar 2021
General data protection law > Chapter VIII - Remedies, liability and penalties > Right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority
General data protection law > Chapter VIII - Remedies, liability and penalties > Right to an effective judicial remedy against a controller or processor
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 47 - Right to an effective remedy and to a fair trial
General data protection law > Chapter VI - Independent supervisory authorities > Independent status
General data protection law > Chapter VI - Independent supervisory authorities > Powers

C-129/21 (Proximus) lodged on 2 Mar 2021
E-privacy Directive > Electronic communications > Directories of subscribers
General data protection law > Chapter III - Rights of the data subject > Right to erasure
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Accountability
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Lawfulness - Consent

C-77/21 (Digi) lodged on 8 Feb 2021
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Purpose limitation

C-34/21 (Hauptpersonalrat der Lehrerinnen und Lehrer) lodged on 20 Jan 2021
General data protection law > Chapter IX - Provisions relating to specific processing operations > Processing in the context of employment

C-701/20 (Avis Autovermietung) lodged on 22 Dec 2020
General data protection law > Chapter VI - Independent supervisory authorities > Powers
General data protection law > Chapter VIII - Remedies, liability and penalties > Representation of data subjects
General data protection law > Chapter VIII - Remedies, liability and penalties > Penalties

C-601/20 (SOVIM) lodged on 13 Nov 2020
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 7 - Respect for private and family life
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 8 - Protection of personal data
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Lawfulness, fairness and transparency
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Purpose limitation
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Data minimisation
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Integrity and confidentiality
General data protection law > Chapter IV - Controller and processor > Data protection by default
General data protection law > Chapter V - International data transfer > General principle for transfers

C-534/20 (Leistritz) lodged on 21 Oct 2020
General data protection law > Chapter IV - Controller and processor > Data protection officer

C-460/20 (Google) lodged on 24 Sep 2020
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 7 - Respect for private and family life
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 8 - Protection of personal data
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 11 - Freedom of expression and information
General data protection law > Chapter III - Rights of the data subject > Right to erasure

C-339/20 (VD) lodged on 24 Jul 2020
E-privacy Directive > Electronic communications > Data retention and access of national authorities

C-319/20 (Facebook Ireland) lodged on 15 Jul 2020
General data protection law > Chapter VIII - Remedies, liability and penalties > Representation of data subjects
General data protection law > Chapter VIII - Remedies, liability and penalties > Penalties
General data protection law > Chapter VI - Independent supervisory authorities > Powers
General data protection law > Chapter VIII - Remedies, liability and penalties > Right to an effective judicial remedy against a controller or processor

C-245/20 (Autoriteit Persoonsgegevens) lodged on 29 May 2020
General data protection law > Chapter VI - Independent supervisory authorities > Competence

C-222/20 (Bundesrepublik Deutschland) lodged on 27 May 2020
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 7 - Respect for private and family life
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 8 - Protection of personal data

C-215/20 (Bundesrepublik Deutschland) lodged on 19 May 2020
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 7 - Respect for private and family life
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 8 - Protection of personal data
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 52 - Scope of guaranteed rights
General data protection law > Chapter III - Rights of the data subject > Information to be provided in case of direct collection
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 47 - Right to an effective remedy and to a fair trial
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Lawfulness - Special categories of personal data

C-184/20 (Vyriausioji tarnybinės etikos komisija) lodged on 28 Apr 2020
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 7 - Respect for private and family life
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 8 - Protection of personal data
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Lawfulness - Performance of a task of public interest or official authority
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Lawfulness - Special categories of personal data

C-175/20 (Valsts ieņēmumu dienests) lodged on 14 Apr 2020
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Lawfulness, fairness and transparency
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Data minimisation
General data protection law > Chapter I - General Provisions > Material Scope - General
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Purpose limitation
General data protection law > Chapter II - Principles > Accountability

C-140/20 (Commissioner of the Garda Síochána and Others) lodged on 25 Mar 2020
Data Retention Directive
E-privacy Directive > Electronic communications > Application of certain general data protection provisions

C-150/20 (Deutsche Lufthansa) lodged on 17 Mar 2020
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 7 - Respect for private and family life
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 8 - Protection of personal data
Data Retention Directive
General data protection law > Chapter V - International data transfer > General principle for transfers

C-817/19 (Ligue des droits humains) lodged on 31 Oct 2019
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 7 - Respect for private and family life
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 8 - Protection of personal data
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 52 - Scope of guaranteed rights
General data protection law > Chapter III - Rights of the data subject > Restrictions
General data protection law > Chapter I - General Provisions > Material Scope - Criminal offence and public security exemption

C-793/19 (SpaceNet) lodged on 29 Oct 2019
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 7 - Respect for private and family life
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 8 - Protection of personal data
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 11 - Freedom of expression and information
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 52 - Scope of guaranteed rights
E-privacy Directive > Electronic communications > Application of certain general data protection provisions

C-794/19 (Telekom Deutschland) lodged on 29 Oct 2019
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 7 - Respect for private and family life
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 8 - Protection of personal data
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 11 - Freedom of expression and information
Charter of fundamental rights of the EU > Article 52 - Scope of guaranteed rights
E-privacy Directive > Electronic communications > Application of certain general data protection provisions

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