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Spain - take "etc" out of your direct marketing consent noticesbefore you get fined
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Spain
  • April 23 2015

The Spanish Data Protection Authority (Resolution No. 3042015, dated 12 March 2015) imposed a 10,000 fine on a telecoms company for breach of the


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 - 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


Publishing house fined 300,000 for unauthorised data disclosure
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Spain
  • May 17 2011

The Spanish Supreme Court has upheld a decision of the Spanish Data Protection Agency imposing a 300,000 fine on a publishing house for disclosing personal data of former clients to third companies for marketing purposes without obtaining the prior consent of the individuals concerned


First P2P data transfer agreement model for processors located in Spain
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Spain
  • February 15 2013

The Spanish Data Protection Authority (DPA) has authorized a first processor-to-processor model clause (P2P Model) for international data transfers


Sanction for obstructing the inspection function of the Spanish DPA
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Spain
  • February 15 2013

The Spanish National Tribunal (judgment 2 November 2012) upheld a fine of 200,000 Euros imposed on a company by the Spanish DPA (resolution


Spain - former HR manager discloses employee health data breach
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Spain
  • March 18 2014

The Spanish DPA (Resolution No. R30142013 dated 14 February 2014) initiated a sanctioning procedure against a company after having received a


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


Privacy Impact Assessments the sooner, the better!
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • European Union, Spain
  • February 9 2015

The European Commission is currently revisiting the EU Data Protection Framework in order to provide more safeguards for online privacy rights. One