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Annual report of the Data Protection Commissioner for 2014
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • June 23 2015

Helen Dixon has published her first annual report since taking up the position of Data Protection Commissioner ("DPC"). The report highlights what


Data security breach: Coca Cola case fizzes up
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • January 8 2015

In January 2013 US beverage giant Coca Cola confirmed laptops containing data belonging to 74,000 individuals including former and current employees


Government doubles data protection funding for 2015
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • December 22 2014

The Government today delivered on its proposed “data protection roadmap” by allocating 3.65million in funding to the Office of the Data Protection


Private investigator company and its directors prosecuted for data protection breaches
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • November 7 2014

MCK Rentals Ltd, a firm of private investigators, has been prosecuted for breaches of Irish data protection legislation. In addition, for the first


Government announces new data protection roadmap
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • October 13 2014

The Government has announced a range of measures aimed at ensuring that Ireland’s approach to data protection in the Digital Economy is ‘best in


Private investigator company and its directors prosecuted
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • October 7 2014

MCK Rentals Ltd, a firm of private investigators, has been prosecuted for breaches of the Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003 (the "Acts"). In


Ryanair complies with NCA compliance enforcement notice
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • November 6 2013

By law, companies providing services online are required to make certain information (including an email address) "directly and permanently


Annual report of the Data Protection Commissioner
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • June 4 2013

The Data Protection Commissioner has highlighted the increased function and activity of the Office of the Data Protection Commissioner (ODPC) in his


IDEA January 2013
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • February 26 2013

2013 is underway with a higher degree of activity than is normally seen this early in the year. Economic prospects and commercial activities are both


BCRs to facilitate data transfers by processors
  • William Fry
  • European Union, Ireland
  • January 29 2013

The European data protection authority (the Article 29 Working Party) recently announced that from 1 January 2013, Binding Corporate Rules (BCRs) can