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Car-related industries to be consulted on planned EU vehicle data rules

By Matthew Newman
  • 03 Sep 2021 06:55
  • 23 Sep 2021 06:20
Car makers, leasing companies, repairers and insurers will be asked for their views in the coming months on an EU initiative to regulate access to data from cars and their drivers, the bloc's executive has said.

The European Commission is planning a public consultation on a regulation that will set condit

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Matthew Newman

Chief Correspondent

Matthew Newman is a chief correspondent for MLex and writes about data protection, privacy, telecoms, cyber security and artificial intelligence. Matthew began his journalism career in 1991 in community newspapers. He worked as a reporter in Riga, Latvia in 1993 and then moved to Chicago where he covered local news. In 1995, he became a personal finance reporter for Dow Jones Newswires, and was then transferred to Brussels in 1999. He specialized in EU regulatory affairs, including trade and telecom issues. He began covering competition for Bloomberg News as an EU court reporter in 2004. In 2010, he was named spokesman for Viviane Reding, the EU’s justice commissioner. In January 2012, he helped launch the commission’s proposal to overall data protection rules.

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