Processing of Employees’ Personal Data: The new Greek Law and Decision 26/2019 of the Greek DPA

On 26 August 2019 the Greek Parliament passed the Greek Law on the implementation of the European General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 (GDPR). The new Law 4624/2019 came into effect on 29 August (publication in the Gov. Gaz. A’137/29-08-2019). Article 27 of this Law contains specific provisions regarding processing of personal data by employers. First

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Residence Permit for Property Owners in Greece: The ‘Golden Visa’ Program

The “Golden Visa” Program for granting Residence Permits to Property Owners was launched in Greece in 2013, and is now in force by virtue of the provisions included in article 20.B of the Greek Immigration and Social Integration Code (Law 4251/2014, as amended) as well as in an implementing Joint Ministerial Decision (No. 30825/2014, as

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GALA Releases the 2nd Edition of ‘Social Media: A Global Legal Perspective’

GALA Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance has released the second edition of “Social Media: A Global Legal Perspective”. The book summarizes the laws and self-regulatory guidance governing advertising in social media in more than 65 countries, from Argentina to Zimbabwe. The book is available on Amazon (www.amazon.com) and directly from GALA (www.galalaw.com). 

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