General Data Protection Regulation. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) took effect on May 25, 2018, and creates consistent data protection rules across Europe.It applies to companies (regardless of where they are based) who process personal data about individuals in the EU.

The recent Facebook decision of the German Federal Cartel Office has triggered a wide-ranging debate on the relationship between competition and data protection law. The Facebook decision (on which our German competition law team has written an insightful article) deals with one aspect of the interface between these two areas of law. 19/12/2018 · The Irish Data Protection Commission, which takes the lead on Facebook in the EU, has issued a brief statement: "We are aware of the media reporting from earlier today. We are currently assessing Facebook's commitment to data protection and privacy in compliance with the GDPR Facebook takes data protection and people's privacy very seriously and we are committed to continuing to comply with data protection laws. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) creates consistent data protection rules across the EU. 28/03/2018 · It's all over the news: personal data on Facebook has been used without people's consent, for purposes where consent would likely not be given. The shock waves of this scandal shattered global perception about the handling of personal data and raised the visibility of personal data protection and the real impact of data misuse. Companies around 18/03/2019 · For the average Internet user, Facebook contains the most information they’ve ever shared on the web. If you don’t take precautions on your personal Facebook data, you may find yourself the target of identity theft, extortion, hacking, or financial fraud. Here’s how to minimize the sensitive personal information you divulge on Facebook. 1 2/10/2018 · Facebook could face $1.63bn fine under GDPR over latest data breach. Facebook was fined £500,000 under the Data Protection Act for the Cambridge Analytica scandal but may not get away so lightly Facebook argued that it has to comply with Irish data protection law only and that only Irish courts have jurisdiction. However, the Court does not agree and refers to the Google Spain case of the EU Court of Justice of 13 May 2014, in which the latter ruled that the national data protection law of an EU Member State applies if the activities of a local establishment in that Member State are

Personal Data Protection Commission, Singapore, Singapore. 12,830 likes · 511 talking about this. The Personal Data Protection Commission (PDPC) Facebook page will keep you updated on the latest

23/07/2020 · requires the data importer to inform the data exporter of any inability to comply with the standard data protection clauses, and where necessary with any supplementary measures to those offered by those clause, the latter then being, in turn, obliged to suspend the transfer of data and/or to terminate the contract with the former. Facebook seeks a highly motivated and experienced team player for a senior role on Facebook Ireland’s Data Protection team. The role is a great opportunity for any candidate who is keen to tackle

In an open letter, online privacy activist Max Schrems has criticised the Irish data protection commission's handling of a complaint against social media giant Facebook and called on

28/02/2019 · Facebook is subject to 10 major GDPR investigations The Irish data regulator is also probing Apple, Twitter and LinkedIn for alleged data protection violations 22/03/2018 · Moves to toughen data protection laws are to be fast-tracked by the Government in response to the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Culture Secretary Matt Hancock announced he is poised to agree to new The data protection authorities (DPAs) for instance take issue with Facebook's practice of following its users off site, collecting information when they use third-party websites and apps that use a Facebook "like" button, a Facebook log-in or Facebook's measurement and advertising services. What's more, the authorities don't like Facebook claiming the right to use information and photos from See more of Office of the Data Protection Commissioner on Facebook. Log In. Forgot account? or. Create New Account. Not Now. Community See All. 1,102 people like this. 1,103 people follow this . 43 check-ins. About See All. West Bay Street (965.97 mi) Nas It said the data protection law breaches Facebook was responsible for opened the door to users' data being shared with a company involved in political campaigning. "These failings meant one developer, Dr Aleksandr Kogan and his company GSR, harvested the Facebook data of up to 87 million people worldwide, without their knowledge," the ICO said. 20/07/2020 · Microsoft is being sued for allegedly sharing its Office 365 customers' business data with Facebook app developers, partners, and subcontractors in violation of its data privacy promises. The lawsuit was filed in US District Court in San Francisco, on behalf of plaintiffs Frank Russo, Koonan Litigation Consulting, and Sumner Davenport & Associates, all Office 365 customers. “At first sight it seems the court has followed us in all aspects,” Schrems said in a statement. “This is a total blow to the Irish DPC [data protection commission] and Facebook. It is clear