Our key takeaways from PrivSec Amsterdam

One of the things we learnt yesterday is that the potential new data transfer agreement between the US and the EU is to win time and not to solve the true problem regarding international data transfers from the EU to the US, according to Max Schrems. Our colleagues...

Focus on designation of Data Protection Officers

The European Data Protection Board (EDPB) has announced that its next coordinated enforcement action will focus on the data protection officer (DPO) designations. The 22 Supervisory Authorities across the European Economic Area, along with the European Data Protection...

€405 million: second highest fine ever issued under the GDPR

Ireland’s Data Protection Authority has fined Instagram €405 million over the lack of protection of children’s data. This fine was issued after an investigation found that Instagram, the social media platform, has mishandled teenagers’ personal information in...