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Happy Data Protection Day!

January 28th, 2020|0 Comments

Today it’s the Data Protection Day, or Data Privacy Day in the US, an event that serves to put focus on data privacy practice in the US, Canada, Israel and 47 European countries. Today, we [...]

Video: GDPR fines 2018 – 2019

January 17th, 2020|0 Comments

It’s a new year and we took the opportunity to look at the number of fines issued during 2018 and 2019. Contrary to what many believes, the number of fines is substantial across Europe, and [...]

Humidity. Price: €320 000

December 28th, 2019|0 Comments

The english data protection authority, ICO, has issued a fine of €320 000 against Doorstep Dispensaree Ltd. After a tip, the ICO has physically found that Doorstep has stored a large number of paper documents, containing [...]

Weak authorization. Price: €9 550 000

December 9th, 2019|0 Comments

The German teleoperator 1 & 1 Telecom GmbH has been fined 9.55 million euro for non-compliance with the GDPR. It has been found that customers only had to state name and birth date to access [...]

American Cloud Act a threat to other nations sovereignty?

November 22nd, 2019|0 Comments

During the week, the debate about the potential problem with cloud services owned by US companies has taken off in Sweden. At the beginning of the week, the GöteborgsPosten concluded that the Cloud Act allows US authorities to access both classified information and [...]

Privacy is contagious

November 8th, 2019|0 Comments

4% of the annual turnover, or €20 Million euros, whichever is highest. That is the maximum fines according to GDPR. What this means is becoming more and more obvious, starting with Marriots §123 Million fine [...]

Selling a register. Price: €18 000 000

November 5th, 2019|0 Comments

The Austrian post company Österreichische Post AG has been fined €180 million by the Austrian data protection authority. Österreichische Post has created, and resold, a register containing personal data about closer to 3 million Austrian [...]

Webinar with DLA Piper the 26th of November

October 21st, 2019|0 Comments

Perspectives and insights. That’s what you will get on our webinar the 26th of November 10.00 – 11.00. We are more than happy to share our knowledge together with global lawfirm DLA Piper, with offices [...]

New version of Aigine Inventory

October 16th, 2019|0 Comments

Version 1.8 of Aigine Inventory is now available for download. This version is focusing on a smoother user experience for the persons that controls the quality of the work performed by the AI. It also [...]

It´s official! Arrow is our global distributor.

September 10th, 2019|0 Comments

Most of a company’s milestones can only be found by looking into the rear-mirror. Not this milestone however, and it is one we are really pleased to reach. Arrow ESC is now officially our global [...]

Let’s meet at STHLM Tech Fest 11th of September

September 5th, 2019|0 Comments

It’s the gathering of the year for Stockholm’s tech ecosystem, mixing up VC funds, incubators and accelerators, startups, angel investors and a general excitement about the future. Aigine has been invited to join the strong [...]

Have you seen us at IBM.com?

September 3rd, 2019|0 Comments

It is always pleasant when one’s innovation gets acknowledge, and of course it’s even more appreciated when they are acknowledged by one of the world’s leading tech companies. During IBMs main annual conference, Think in [...]

Aigine now at Shibuya Crossing

August 28th, 2019|0 Comments

We are thrilled to announce our cooperation with Shibuya Crossing. “Shibuya Crossing in Tokyo is one of the world's busiest intersections But even though thousands pass the four-way crossing every hour, it works surprisingly well. [...]

Meet us @ Nordic Legal Tech Day 19th of September

August 28th, 2019|0 Comments

In Aigine, we are using collaborative cognitive learning to train the AI to both identify and categorize personal data within documents, but we also train the AI to take legal decisions according to article 6 [...]

Sweden has gotten its first GDPR fine

August 21st, 2019|2 Comments

The Swedish DPA, Datainspektionen, uses its rights to issue fine for breaches of GDPR. A high school in Skellefteå has tried using a camera with facial recognition to register student’s presence in class. Biometric data, [...]

Poor privacy due diligence. Price: €110 290 061

July 9th, 2019|0 Comments

Following an extensive investigation, The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) in the UK intends to fine Marriott International €110 290 061 for infringements of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The proposed fine relates to a cyber [...]

Aigine guest at Dataministeriet

June 11th, 2019|0 Comments

Our CEO Karl-Oskar Brännström got an invitation to Scandinavia´s no1 privacy podcast, Dataministeriet. A conversation with LL.M Anders Bäckström och Filip Johnssén. Unfortunately only available in Swedish https://poddtoppen.se/podcast/1458808673/dataministeriet/s01e08-ostrukturerat-material-pusha-in-skit-gast-karl-oskar-brannstrom

Can you handle a data subject request?

June 10th, 2019|0 Comments

GDPR requires all organisations within its scope to give data subjects the right to review the personal data being held on them.  Individuals can make this request by submitting a DSAR (data subject access request), which organisations must [...]