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Spain- data processor fined for breaching consent rule
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Spain
  • December 1 2014

The Spanish National Court (ruling dated 28 February 2014) upheld a 6,000 sanction imposed on a data processor due to infringement of the consent


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 - 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


Spanish data protection authority to Safe Harbor firms: EU Model Clauses still accepted
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Spain
  • November 11 2015

The Spanish Data Protection Agency sent out letters dated October 29, 2015 to companies that are registered with the DPA and that rely on Safe Harbor


Spain - Private hospital fined 40,001 Euros for unlawfully subcontracting a diagnostic test
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Spain
  • January 18 2016

This case stems from an alleged patient data breach brought about by an ex officio inspection request from the Director of the Spanish DPA and a


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


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 - 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