All Italy articles

  • GDPRgavel
    Article

    Italian telecom fined $18.6M for violating GDPR data collection rules

    2020-07-14T19:49:00Z

    Italian telecommunications operator Wind Tre S.p.A has been fined approximately  €16.7 million (U.S. $18.6 million) for violating data collection provisions of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation.

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    Article

    Analysis: Cyber-attacks spike in Italy linked to coronavirus

    2020-03-18T15:03:00Z

    Italy, a region in quarantine, is experiencing a spike in attempted cyber-attacks to capture the login credentials of employees working remotely. But not all the attacks have been successful, and that’s where the lessons lie.

  • Fines
    Article

    Study: Post-financial crisis fines against financial institutions hit $36B

    2020-02-11T19:39:00Z

    Global fines and penalties against financial institutions hit $36 billion last year, as ramifications from the financial crisis continue to reverberate throughout the financial services industry, according to a new report.

  • Blog post

    Google and its last-minute tax deals

    2017-05-16T13:15:00Z

    There is a troubling trend for large companies to equate risk appetite with tax avoidance. Just ask Google, as the company is in talks to correct taxation of its Italian business.

  • Blog post

    Italian Lawmakers Toughen Anti-Corruption Law

    2015-05-27T11:30:00Z

    Italy is taking a stance on fighting corruption after the Chamber of Deputies unanimously approved a “contested” regulation, stiffening penalties for balance sheet fraud and graft and other corruption behavior, says a recent report. According to Transparency International’s 2014 Corruption Perceptions Index, Italy ranked 69th on the list, which scores ...