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14.5 Million Euro Fine for Violations of GDPR 0

Real Estate company fined millions for violations of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in relation to its archive systems. Is your company’s archive system compatible with the GDPR? The

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First multi-million GDPR fine in Germany: €14.5 million for not having a proper data retention schedule in place 0

On October 30, 2019 the Berlin Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information (Berliner Beauftragte für Datenschutz und Informationsfreiheit – Berlin DPA) issued a €14.5 million fine on a German real estate

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First fines for GDPR breaches in Romania Failures to implement technical and organisational measures 0

In July, the Romanian Data Protection Authority (the ANSPDCP) announced the application of the first fines for the breach of the Regulation (EU) no. 2016/679 on the protection of natural

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French Regulator Says “Oui” to GDPR Fines for Under-Protected and Over-Retained Data 0

CNIL, the French data privacy regulator, issued a 400,000 euro ($448,358) fine against a company for GDPR violations stemming from sensitive information collected on its website. Investigating a complaint, the CNIL discovered that the

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Happy GDPR anniversary! Fines to come and HMRC told to delete over 5 million records 0

One year on and the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has still to issue a fine under GDPR. This is despite it receiving a total of 14,072 data breach notifications from

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Takeaways from the Million Dollar British Airways and Marriott GDPR Fines 0

Government officials are getting busy issuing fines under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The UK’s data regulating body posted notices of intention to fine two major organizations this month to

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What we can learn from the biggest GDPR fines so far 0

Following the first major GDPR-related financial penalty against internet giant Google, the world seems to have been waiting with bated breath for the next major fine to dwarf the €50

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How marketers can better safeguard against GDPR fines 0

Since General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) took effect in Europe last year, creative agencies, brands and data privacy experts have been waiting to see which unfortunate businesses would be hit first with

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Marriott hit with a £99m GDPR fine days after BA’s record £184m penalty 0

Marriott has been issued a £99m fine by European Regulators under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). It’s the second time in less than a week that the Information Commissioner’s

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Security: lessons from GDPR fines 0

Security: lessons from GDPR fines Post-GDPR, cyber and data security remain a major practical concern (alongside data subject rights, among other issues), and security compliance failures remain the number one way to

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