Age Verification Group Draft Briefing

The DPA’s Age Verification Group has prepared a draft briefing:  – Contact, Conduct, Compliance, Content, Commerce + Choice, Consent, Co-operation and Confidence. There are 2 supporting documents: Please send any comments to

Digital Single Market Update

Please find attached a  to be unveiled in May by Vice-President for the Digital Single Market, Andrus Ansip. This first Digital Single Market Report from the new EU team, issued following a College of Commissioners’ orientation debate on 25th March, contains no surprises but confirms the Digital Policy Alliance’s insights. The report represents a good […]

Trusted Computing Group publishes draft guidance material on Mobile Security

These papers represent the first part of a comprehensive DPA exercise to review the available technologies and solutions for securing mobile devices within an enterprise environment. The current materials cover Trusted Platform Modules, self-encrypting drives and Trusted Execution Environments – based on the available expertise and inputs supplied by group members. The Trusted Computing Working […]

Code of Conduct for Cloud Computing: Question to the European Commission

Update January 2015: The written answer is now available on the European Parliament website at: At the meeting of the DPA’s Digital Single Market Group on 13th October, it was noted that the proposed Code of Conduct for Cloud Computing (CoC) raised a number of concerns, particularly for SMEs.  Furthermore, it is likely that […]