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Spanish DPA sets a new standard in GDPR enforcement with record fines

Spanish DPA sets a new standard in GDPR enforcement with record fines

It has been over three years since the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) on 25 May 2018. Since coming into force, it has ...

Chambers Squares Up to Persons Unknown

Chambers Squares Up to Persons Unknown

For those of us specialising in cyber law, we are used to guiding clients through the most challenging times when their businesses have been hit by a ...

Sector Focus: Public Transport

Sector Focus: Public Transport

Following on from our focus on the food manufacturing and education sectors, an additional sector which has recently fallen victim to the increasing w ...

Have REvil run to the hills? What does this mean for its victims?

Have REvil run to the hills? What does this mean for its victims?

As the USA prepared for a long-awaited 4th July weekend, news began to trickle through about a major incident involving the Kaseya VSA solution. Kasey ...

£25,000 ICO fine is no drop in the ocean for Mermaids

£25,000 ICO fine is no drop in the ocean for Mermaids

On 8 July 2021, the ICO exercised its powers under Article 83 of the GDPR and published a £25,000 monetary penalty notice1 (“MPN”) to British gender v ...

Data And Cyber Bulletin - July 2021

Data And Cyber Bulletin - July 2021

Welcome to the July edition of our Data And Cyber Bulletin. This month our newsletter contains articles covering REvil’s apparent disappearance, the u ...

UK adequacy, new SCCs and finalised EDPB recommendations - all change for international data transfers

UK adequacy, new SCCs and finalised EDPB recommendations - all change for international data transfers

It has been a busy few weeks in the world of international data transfers, and we finally seem to be heading towards some certainty after many months ...

Data And Cyber Bulletin - June 2021

Data And Cyber Bulletin - June 2021

Welcome to the June edition of our Data and Cyber Bulletin with articles covering cookie litigation, bitcoin recovery, triple extortion tactics, food ...

Cookies Crumbling – The Rise of Cookie Litigation

Cookies Crumbling – The Rise of Cookie Litigation

Well-known privacy group, nyob has issued more than 500 complaints against companies from 33 countries which, it alleges, use non-compliant cookie ban ...

Another Flash In The Pan For Bitcoin Recovery

Another Flash In The Pan For Bitcoin Recovery

Recent developments on the Colonial Pipeline hack have demonstrated both the volatility of Bitcoin and, to a degree, the ability to chase those funds ...