January 24, 2022

Volume XII, Number 24

Advertisement
Advertisement

January 21, 2022

Subscribe to Latest Legal News and Analysis
Advertisement

€292 million GDPR fines in the first 3 years!

HelpNetSecurity.com reported that “3 years since rolling out in May 2018, there have been 661 GDPR fines issued by European data protection authorities. Every one of the 28 EU nations, plus the United Kingdom, has issued at least one GDPR fine.”  The May 20, 2021 report entitled “661 fines issued since GDPR became enforceable, totaling €292 million” included this list of the nations with the highest fines:

Italy: €76,217,601

France: €54,661,300

Germany: €49,186,833

United Kingdom: €44,221,000

Spain: €29,372,510

Sweden: €12,332,430

Netherlands:€ 5,012,500

Bulgaria: €3,210,69

Poland: €1,816,498

Norway: €1,277,550

And here’s a list of the nations with the most fines:

Spain: 222

Italy: 73

Romania: 54

Hungary: 39

Germany: 30

Norway: 26

Belgium: 25

Czech Republic: 25

Poland: 23

Bulgaria: 20

Please stay tuned for future updates!

© 2022 Foley & Lardner LLPNational Law Review, Volume XI, Number 141
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement

About this Author

Peter Vogel, trial attorney, Foley Lardner
Partner

Peter Vogel is renowned as both a trial and transactional lawyer who deeply understands technology, science and intellectual property, and the opportunities and problems they pose for clients. Governments and administrative agencies, as well as major corporations and emerging businesses, rely on Peter to get right to the heart of an information technology or e-discovery dispute; he knows what to expect and how it will play out in the courtroom. This eliminates unproductive rabbit trails and reduces the cost of litigation for all parties. When negotiating agreements for...

214-999-4422
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement