France fines Google €50 million under new EU data rules
Tuesday, 22 January 2019 France’s data regulatory body on Monday fined Google for 50 million euros ($57 million). The National Commission on Informatics and Liberty (CNIL) said Google has made it too difficult for users to understand and manage data preferences. Hence the financial penalty has been imposed on Google for “lack of transparency, inadequate information and lack of […]
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