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Dutch authority expects first fines under GDPR in 2019

The Dutch privacy authority 'Autoriteit Persoonsgegevens' expects to hand out the first fines under the GDPR. It currently has several lines of enquiry open into alleged breaches of the GDPR. This news came after the authority announced earlier four categories of GDPR breaches.

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DLA Piper GDPR data breach survey

Over 59,000 personal data breaches reported across Europe since introduction of GDPR

The Netherlands reported the most data breaches (15,400 incidents), followed by Germany (12,600) and the United Kingdom (10,600). Those with the lowest number of breaches reported include Lichtenstein (15), Iceland (25), and Cyprus (35).

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GDPR's First Fines: End of GDPR amnesty

What We Can Learn From the GDPR's First Fines

Michael Mittel shows that the recent penalties mark the end of the amnesty and the start of the GDPR showing its teeth.

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Ondernemersplein: de AVG, dit moeten ondernemers doen

Het Ondernemersplein verstrekt informatie en advies van de Nederlandse overheid voor ondernemers door KVK, Belastingdienst, RVO.nl, CBS, UWV en andere overheidsorganisaties.

De AVG geeft uw klanten meer rechten en u meer plichten. Lees wat er onder de Algemene Verordening Gegevensbescherming valt. En hoe u aan de regels voldoet.

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50 Million Euro penalty for Google in France

On 21 January 2019, the CNIL’s restricted committee imposed a financial penalty of 50 Million euros against the company GOOGLE LLC, in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), for lack of transparency, inadequate information and lack of valid consent regarding the ads personalization.

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