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Europe Daily Bulletin No. 13098

13 January 2023
SECTORAL POLICIES / Justice
Irish Data Protection Commission fines Meta Group ‚ā¨390¬†million
Brussels, 12/01/2023 (Agence Europe)

The Irish Data Protection Commission (DPC) imposed, on Wednesday 4¬†January, two fines on the Meta group totalling ‚ā¨390¬†million. In detail, the first fine, amounting to ‚ā¨210¬†million, concerns the company Facebook. The second, for ‚ā¨180¬†million, concerns the company Instagram.

The two fines were issued because, according to the DPC, the Meta Group had violated transparency obligations and had used the wrong legal basis for its processing of personal data for the purpose of targeted...

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