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Facebook may face court proceedings in Belgium under EU GDPR, Advocate General’s opinion says

Facebook may face court proceedings in Belgium under EU GDPR, Advocate General’s opinion says
Published on: 14 January 2021
Published by: MLex
  • Facebook may face court proceedings in Belgium under EU GDPR, Advocate General’s opinion says

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MLex: Facebook should continue to face data protection proceedings by the Belgian supervisory authority in a Belgian court even though Ireland, where the company has its EU headquarters, has primary jurisdiction as lead supervisory authority under the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (EU GDPR), according to a legal opinion prepared by an Advocate General for the Court of Justice in Facebook Ireland and others. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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