News Release - First Administrative Fine
Published On:Thursday, June 25, 2020
The Commissioner has issued a press release regarding the imposition of the first administrative fine under the Applied GDPR.
The Commissioner commented:-
“The imposition of an Administrative Fine is intended to be an effective, proportionate and dissuasive measure in preventing infringements of the data protection legislation.
In this instance there has been a repeated failure to comply with the fundamental right of access to personal data and an Administrative Fine has been imposed to dissuade the controller from any future infringement.“