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Multiple Irish Big Tech data investigations close to conclusion

By Sam Clark
  • 23 Feb 2022 18:31
  • 23 Feb 2022 09:40
Ireland’s data regulator has more than 20 open data protection investigations into some of the world’s largest technology companies, including 11 into Meta companies, its annual report shows.

The Irish Data Protection Commission today published its annual report for 2021 (see here), revealing that probes into Big Tech companies including Meta,

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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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