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Ireland’s DPA starts to enforce "cookie" law

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03/01/2013 by:

Ireland's Data Protection Commissioner, Billy Hawkes, has written to some 80 websites, asking them to provide information on the steps that they have taken to meet the so called "cookie" obligations. The list of companies includes many household...

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Ireland to audit major social networking firms

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27/02/2013 by:

Ireland's Data Protection Commissioner, Billy Hawkes, has announced that he will audit major social media companies. Ireland has a significant responsibility for the rest of Europe, as many of these companies have located their European headquarte...

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Ireland’s DPA and US FTC sign a Memorandum of Understanding

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28/06/2013 by:

Ireland’s Data Protection Commissioner, Billy Hawkes, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with US Federal Trade Commission’s Chair, Edith Ramirez.  The aim is to support increased cooperation and communication between the two agencies in thei...

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Ireland appoints new DP Commissioner

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11/09/2014 by:

Ireland has appointed Helen Dixon as the new Data Protection Commissioner. Ms Dixon has previously held senior management positions with the Companies Registration Office and the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation. According to the Iris...

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Ireland to challenge model clauses as basis for international transfers

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26/05/2016 by:

Ireland’s  Data  Protection  Commissioner is planning  to  refer the Facebook case back to  the  Court  of  Justice  of  the  European  Union  (CJEU)  to  determine  if  Facebook can  continue  to  transfer  data  from  the  EU  to  the  US  by...

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