Category: General Litigation

Clare County Council has confirmed a data breach which involved the release of personal information of former tenants

The local authority says the data was released in error, as part of a response to a Freedom of Information request about vacant Council houses and that those affected are being...

Bank of Ireland Data Breach

Bank of Ireland has been fined €463,000 by the Data Protection Commission after an investigation found thousands of customers’ data was accidentally altered in such a way it...

HSE Data Breach

HSE Data Breach: HSE to notify over 100,000 people after 18 months that they have been targets of a Cyber Attack Some 18 months after the HSE data was breache, HSE has only...

Can You Seek An Award If Your Personal Data Has Been Exposed?

The short answer is Yes. Data privacy laws in the European Union are there to protect you as a consumer or employee. Data protection laws in Ireland and the rest of the EU are...