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Hamburg data protection authority fines Facebook for failure to appoint data protection officer

Thursday 13 February 2020 | 16:56 CET | News
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The Hamburg data protection watchdog has levied a fine of EUR 51,000 on Facebook's German unit for failing to nominate a data protection officer, Bloomberg reports citing the 2019 annual report published by the authority. The fine is symbolic but should still serve as a "warning" to others, it said.  

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Companies: Facebook
Countries: Germany
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