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You better respond to the Spanish DPA's warning on time
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Spain
  • September 24 2015

The Spanish National Court (judgment No 2452015) upheld a resolution of the Spanish DPA imposing a fine of 1,500 on a company for not responding to


Spain - a WhatsApp conversation terminates employee
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Spain
  • March 30 2015

According to the Galician Regional Labor Court (judgment dated 25 April 2014), a private WhatsApp conversation of a former employee that was


Spain - hypermarket fined 20,000 for data security infringement
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Spain
  • March 18 2014

The Spanish National Court (ruling dated 2 July 2013) has upheld a 20,000 sanction imposed by the Spanish DPA on a hypermarket for lack of


Spain - first cookies enforcement
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Spain
  • March 18 2014

The Spanish Data Protection Authority "DPA" (Procedure No. 003212013) has recently imposed fines on two companies for using cookies on their


Spain - Make sure the opt-out mechanisms work from the very beginning
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Spain
  • January 18 2016

The Spanish DPA's Resolution No. 030132015 dated 1 December 2015 concerns a case where an entity sent out a consent notice to subscribing customers


Spain - pre-merger data protection infringements follow surviving company
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Spain
  • February 19 2015

The Spanish National Court (ruling dated 24 October 2014) upheld a 6,000 sanction imposed by the Spanish DPA (resolution dated 14-November-2013) on


Additional requirement for data processing without consent overturned by the Supreme Court
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Spain
  • May 17 2012

A Supreme Court judgment dated 8 February 2012 has relaxed the requirements for the processing and transfer of personal data without the consent of data subjects


Spain - 20,000 euros fine for breaching a statutory health data retention period
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Spain
  • October 21 2013

The Spanish DPA (Resolution R032122012 dated March 1, 2013) imposed a 20,000 fine on a company for breaching a health data retention period


Spain - prison sentence for hacking social networking accounts
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Spain
  • July 15 2013

The Criminal Court No. 1 of Pamplona has sentenced an individual to one year imprisonment and a twelve-month fine at 6 Euros per day for an offence


Spain- a 2-cm size photo does not qualify as PII
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Spain
  • July 15 2013

In a case where an individual filed a complaint against an entity for an allegedly data protection infringement, i.e. publishing a photo on the