Google Analytics – GDPR : The EDPS & Austrian DPA Consider Data Transfers to Google LLC (US) Illegal

Google Analytics – GDPR : The EDPS & Austrian DPA Consider Data Transfers to Google LLC (US) Illegal

Arnaud24/01/20226 min read

The European Data Protection Supervisor (“EDPS”) and the Austrian Data Protection Authority have both recently issued a decision ruling that the transfers of personal data to Google LLC (US) entailed by the use of Google Analytics tool on the European…


Google Analytics – GDPR : The EDPS & Austrian DPA Consider Data Transfers to Google LLC (US) Illegal

Google Analytics – GDPR : The EDPS & Austrian DPA Consider Data Transfers to Google LLC (US) Illegal

24/01/2022146 min read

The European Data Protection Supervisor (“EDPS”) and the Austrian Data Protection Authority have both recently issued a decision ruling that the transfers of personal data to Google LLC (US) entailed…

Cookies – FR : The CNIL Imposes Fines of € 60 Million and € 150 Million on Facebook and Google for Non-Compliant Cookies Refusal Mechanism

Cookies – FR : The CNIL Imposes Fines of € 60 Million and € 150 Million on Facebook and Google for Non-Compliant Cookies Refusal Mechanism

06/01/2022445 min read

On 30 and 31 December 2021, the CNIL sanctioned : FACEBOOK IRELAND LIMITED with a  € 60 million fine ; and   GOOGLE with a fine totalling €150 million  (€…

CJEU: Displaying an advertisement in the guise of an e-mail without users’ consent is an unfair commercial practice

CJEU: Displaying an advertisement in the guise of an e-mail without users’ consent is an unfair commercial practice

13/12/202111012 min read

By a decision of November 25, 2021, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) ruled that the practice of displaying an advertisement under the appearance of an e-mail…

Whatsapp – GDPR : The Irish DPA Issues a €225 million Fine for Lack of Transparency

Whatsapp – GDPR : The Irish DPA Issues a €225 million Fine for Lack of Transparency

16/09/20212066 min read

On September 2, 2021, the Irish Data Protection Authority (DPA) has imposed a fine of €225 million on WhatsApp. This decision is following up on the European Data Protection Board…

GDPR – LUX : The Luxembourg Data Protection Authority Imposes a record high 746 million euros fine on Amazon

GDPR – LUX : The Luxembourg Data Protection Authority Imposes a record high 746 million euros fine on Amazon

10/08/20212782 min read

On 16 July 2021, the Luxembourg data protection authority imposed a fine of 746 million euros on Amazon Europe Core. This decision stems from a collective complaint filed with French…