New Hungarian Whistleblowing Legislation

The Hungarian Parliament has recently adopted the Act CLXV of 2013 on Complaints and Public Interest Disclosure which lays down comprehensive and detailed rules for the receipt, investigation and handling of whistleblowing reports in Hungary. The main provisions of the Continue reading New Hungarian Whistleblowing Legislation

Hungary DPA Guidance on Surveillance Systems at the Workplace

The Hungary DPA has recently issued a guidance document on video surveillance at the workplace, which addresses the issues of legal basis, guarantees, data retention, notice and registration requirements relating to surveillance systems. Legal basis: First of all, the DPA Continue reading Hungary DPA Guidance on Surveillance Systems at the Workplace

2012 Summary Report of the Hungarian DPA Published

The Hungarian Data Protection Authority has recently published its Summary Report for 2012 in English which is a snapshot of the first months of a new Authority replacing the Data Protection Commissioner and its Office. Notably, the Report also contains Continue reading 2012 Summary Report of the Hungarian DPA Published