“If the Digital Services Act package becomes law, we will be able to complain more easily against platform decisions; to know why the platform has taken them and to challenge them,” explains Rocco Panetta, a lawyer and privacy expert. An operation that is now very complicated and often costly for users. Another measure designed to give users back more control over algorithms (and their owners). “Today, the fundamental rights of European citizens are not adequately protected online. For example, platforms can decide to take down users’ content without informing the user or providing a possibility of redress. This has strong implications for users’ freedom of speech,” the Commission wrote in presenting the Act.
- Rocco Panetta will speak at the IAPP Data Protection Congress in Brussels
- Lorenzo Cristofaro at the Round Table Discussion on Data Privacy
- With Lorenzo Cristofaro, PANETTA leads the DataTools4Heart EU project
- Vincenzo Tiani at the Euclidia event
- IAPP Country Leaders weigh in: What’s next for data protection in Europe?