Human Rights Court sets limits on right to monitor employees

On 5 September 2017, the Grand Chamber of the European Court for Human Rights (ECtHR) ruled on the Bărbulescu v. Romania case. It found that there was a breach of the right to family life and correspondence (Article 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights), as claimed by Mr Bărbulescu.

Country: Romania

Domains: Privacy

Stakeholder: European Bodies

Tags: video surveillance, privacy, ECHR, court decision, Romania

Posted on Wednesday 20 September 2017

Previous item: « Spanish police raid .Cat domain name registry offices Next item: World Wide Web Consortium abandons consensus and decides to standardize DRM »