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  • Zoom

    Hamburg DPA warns Zoom incompatible with GDPR


    The Hamburg data protection authority has warned local government departments to stop using Zoom because it believes the videoconferencing app is not compliant with the General Data Protection Regulation.

  • H&M

    H&M Germany fined $41.3M in one of largest GDPR penalties


    In one of the largest GDPR fines imposed, a regional data protection authority in Germany fined H&M Germany €35.2 million (U.S. $41.3 million) for excessive monitoring of several hundred employees by one of the retailer’s subsidiaries.