News Spanish La Liga fined €250,000 under GDPR for using app to spy on fans

The Spanish Data Protection Agency (AEPD) has fined the Spanish football league La Liga 250,000 euros (£222,532) for using its …

News ICO says HMRC breached GDPR by collecting biometric voiceprints

The Information Commissioner's Office has found HMRC guilty of violating GDPR for collecting biometric voiceprints of over five million taxpayers …

News ICO fines pensions company £40,000 for spamming citizens with 2m emails

In a reminder to organisations that contacting customers without obtaining their consent or spamming them with promotional offers could attract …

News ICO fines Vote Leave £40,000 for sending thousands of unsolicited political texts

The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has issued a fine of £40,000 to Vote Leave for sending 196,154 text messages to …

News Insolvency Service & ICO crack the whip on spam marketing menace

The Insolvency Service has imposed a six-year ban on the director of a company that made more than 115,000 automated …

News EU to investigate WhatsApp & Facebook for controversial user consent policies

Facebook and WhatsApp are set to be probed by an EU data protection authority for not obtaining appropriate user consent …