Google Fined $57 Million In Biggest Penalty Yet Under New European Law

Google To Pay $57 Million For GDPR Violations

On January 21, 2019, the French data protection supervisory authority (“CNIL”) fined Google €50 million (approximately $57 million) for violating the European General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR ...

Is Google's $57 Million GDPR Fine a Wakeup Call for Every IT Professional?

Enforcement of the GDPR began in May 2018, and across the EU, it seems to have been a relatively quiet period, with few fines handed down for non-compliance. Indeed, most organizations probably ...

Massive Google fine was splash GDPR needed

These alerts provided formal notice that the companies solidified their policies in the aftermath of the $57 million fine Google received for violating General Data Protection Regulation protocol. Tec...

Should Big Tech Own Our Personal Data?

Last month, it was Google’s turn. The company was fined $57 million by a French regulatory agency, the first time a large Silicon Valley company has been penalized for violating the European Union’s n...

Google Parent Alphabet Beats Holiday-Quarter Earnings Expectations

Dropbox Adds Time-Based Comments Google Fined $57 Million in France for Breach of Data Protection Rules Analysts had expected net income of $7.6 billion on revenue of $38.9 billion. A closer look at A...

GDPR's Targeted Marketing Rules Reach Beyond Google

As has been widely reported, in late January the French privacy regulator Commission Nationale de l'Informatique et des Libertés, or CNIL, fined Google $57 million for privacy violations relating to t...

What to look for when Google reports its quarterly earnings

Alphabet, the parent company of tech giant Google, will report earnings after the bell today. We’ll be looking to see what the company has to say about its regulatory issues, including a recent $57 mi...

CCI May Pursue Google For Abusing Android’s Market Position: Report

In January France’s data protection agency, the National Data Protection Commission (CNIL), on Monday announced a fine of €50 Mn ($57 Mn) on Google citing the European Union’s new General ...

What to know about Google’s GDPR troubles

€50 million: ($57 million): size of fine French DPA has levied. Jan. 22: The date the Irish DPA was made the official lead GDPR supervisory for Google’s European operations. 15: Number of ...