On September 3, 2007, the DPA of the Federal State of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern began a survey on some 1,000 companies in all industry sectors concerning their compliance with data protection law. The questionnaire addresses the handling of customer, supplier and employee data. The results of the survey are expected to be evaluated and published by the end of the year.

The press release is available at:  http://www.datenschutz-mv.de/dschutz/presse/pmgrunddaten.pdf