Greek DPA issues 150K euro fine to PwC

Greek DPA issues 150K euro fine to PwC

Greek DPA issues 150K euro fine to PwC  August 8, 2019  The DPA considered that PWC BS: -i. has unlawfully processed the personal data of its employees contrary to the provisions of Article 5(1)(a) indent (a) of the GDPR since it used an inappropriate...
Massive data breach hits Capital One

Massive data breach hits Capital One

Massive data breach hits Capital One  July 30, 2019  Capital One said that personal information, including the Social Security and bank account numbers of more than 100 million individuals, were compromised in a massive data theft that led to the...
GDPR shows results, but work needs to continue

GDPR shows results, but work needs to continue

GDPR shows results, but work needs to continue  July 26, 2019  Just over one year after the entry into application of the General Data Protection Regulation, the European Commission has published a report looking at the impact of the EU data protection...
Are GDPR fines insurable in Ireland?

Are GDPR fines insurable in Ireland?

Are GDPR fines insurable in Ireland?  July 25, 2019  The extent to which GDPR fines are insurable is still uncertain in Ireland and in several other jurisdictions, including the United Kingdom.The Irish Data Protection Act 2018 is silent on the...