‘Damages for Data Protection Breaches – I – Why Collins v FBD Insurance is wrong (again)’

“A story in the newspapers this morning has made me think once again about some of the weaknesses in Irish law relating to damages for data protection infringements. The Workplace Relations Commission [WRC] has ordered a company, whose CEO hacked into an employee’s phone and downloaded intimate photos of her from it, to pay her a total of €94,708 damages …” (more)

[Eoin O’Dell, Cearta, 11 December]

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