Ruth Boardman

Ruth Boardman

Ruth Boardman is a Partner with Bird & Bird International. She jointly heads their International Privacy and Data Protection Group and is based in their London office. Ruth advises on data privacy, freedom of information, database rights and other information law issues.

Ruth’s extensive experience includes advising a broad range of public and private sector organisations on information law matters, including representing them on their dealings with Data Protection Authorities and the EU’s Article 29 Working Party.


Posts by Ruth Boardman


European Commission publishes proposed text for new e-Privacy regulation

This new e-Privacy Regulation, if adopted, will replace the current e-Privacy Directive and will establish, together with the General Data Protection Regulation, GDPR, a new privacy legal …

CJEU declares Commission’s US Safe Harbor Decision Invalid

The decision creates significant uncertainty for organizations who rely on Safe Harbor either for their own, internal data transfers, or because they use a service provider which, …