GDPR

Recording from the very popular webinar we held in collaboration with Arrow, IBM and DLA Piper. And yes, we did have a very good time.https://youtu.be/xu6iUprsKjUPrivacy-related EU fines, background https://youtu.be/xu6iUprsKjU?t=172Damages and activism, new risk landscape https://youtu.be/xu6iUprsKjU?t=1658Privacy due diligence, significant change in company valuationhttps://youtu.be/xu6iUprsKjU?t=1976Privacy...

Swedish DPA Datainspektion issues a fine of €6 980 000 towards Google for breach of the GDPR.Following a case from 2017, where Datainspektionen decided that certain personal data should be removed, they have now found that Googles ability to execute the 2017 decision is faulty in regards to the right to...

The Norwegian Data Protection Authority, Datatilsynet, issues a fine of €388 350 to the Norwegian Public Roads Administration.The fine is the highest in Norway and is targeting a public authority, without any data breach occurring.The investigation was initiated following a notification from a private person who made the DPA...

Many have reacted with surprise on the near absence of enforcements coming from Scandinavian DPAs since GDPR entered into effect May 2018.And for sure, compared to a relatively much higher activity level from southern Europe, Scandinavian authorities has not lived up to their reputation of being fast moving.However, one other peculiarity...

The Italian telecom operator TIM has been fined €27 800 000 by the Italian DPA for breaches of the GDPR.Numerous and serious violations of the GDPR have emerged from the complex preliminary investigation, that was carried out with the contribution of the Special Protection and Privacy Fraud Unit of the...

Forrester Consulting has evaluated the state of enterprises’ data privacy compliance in a shifting regulatory landscape. Through a survey of 218 global enterprise decision makers with responsibility over privacy or data protection, they sought to understand how they are evolving to meet the heightened data protection and privacy expectations...

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 should think a bit extra about data privacy and personal integrity in general,...

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 the frequency is inclining.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YK1Xzuy8rEwDuring all of 2018 only 13 fines where...

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 personal data, in such a way that they have not been secured from...