EU GDPR Archive

Uber drives into fine

The attorney generals from all U.S. states announced that California-based Uber was hit with a $148 million fine for failing to report a 2016 data breach. Uber initially tried to cover the breach up, eventually reporting it a year later. …

Blackout of news sites

As a result of the EU’s GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) coming into effect on May 25, 2018, more than 1,000 U.S. news sites are not available in the EU. For example, EU residents looking to read LAtimes.com will see the following …

The benefits of outsourcing your DPO

Since the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) came into effect in May 2018, the international shortage of DPOs (data protection officers) has increased. The Regulation stipulates that certain organizations must appoint a DPO to monitor data protection compliance and act as a contact …