3 rulings in one day: interpretation of the GDPR by the Court of Justice

On 4 May 2023, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) issued three privacy rulings. In it, the court explains the application and interpretation of a number of legal articles from the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). In this article, we discuss these statements and what we can learn from them for practice. […]

Public access UBO register suspended due to Court of Justice ruling

Introduction Finance Minister Kaag has decided to temporarily stop providing information from the UBO register. This is happening because of a European Union Court of Justice ruling. The House of Representatives was informed of this through a letter from the Minister. According to the Court of Justice of the European Union, it is contrary to […]

Unsportsmanlike fine KNLTB for data trading?

Recently, the latest fine under the AVG was announced. The Personal Data Authority (AP) imposed a fine of €525,000.00 on the Royal Dutch Lawn Tennis Association (KNLTB). The fine was imposed on December 20, 2019 for providing and using member data without a lawful basis (Article 5 paragraph 1 opening words and under a jo. […]