On 11 February 2021 the Dutch Data Protection Authority imposed a fine of EUR 440.000, = on Amsterdam hospital OLVG for having no sufficient measures in place to prevent access to medical records [...]
Important recommendations EDPB (European Data Protection Board) after Schrems ll and new standard contractual clauses
After Schrems II and along with it the end of the EU-US Privacy Shield (July 2020) it became for many international companies very difficult to remain compliant under the GDPR while transferring [...]
On 6 July, the Dutch DPA imposed a fine amounting to € 830,000 on the Dutch Credit Registration Office (Stichting Bureau Krediet Registratie (BKR) for violation of data subject rights.
Most recent Update on data protection: EU-US Privacy Shield strongly supported by the member states of the European Union
On July 8th the member states of the European Union (‘the Article 31 Committee’) have given their strong support to the adoption of the EU-US Privacy Shield. The next step in the process will [...]
Update on data protection: EU-US Privacy Shield, General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and prime focus 2016 of the Dutch Data Protection Authority
EU-US Privacy Shield On October 27 2015, we reported that the European Union and the United States seemed close to reaching an agreement on a data transfer pact. As per February 2, it was [...]