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Irish DPC, Big Tech’s European privacy enforcer, faces mounting calls for reform

By Sam Clark
  • 17 Feb 2022 06:51
  • 17 Feb 2022 06:51
Pressure is mounting on the Irish government to reform its data protection authority following years of complaints about weak enforcement of the General Data Protection Regulation on tech giants including Meta and Google.

The Irish Council for Civil Liberties today wrote to justice minister Helen McEntee asking for her department t

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Sam Clark


Sam has covered data privacy and security in the UK and Ireland for MLex since November 2021. He previously covered data protection for trade publication Global Data Review, as well as reporting on technology, media and telecoms businesses for S&P Global. He has a bachelor’s degree in history and a master’s degree in journalism, both from the University of Kent.

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