Hungarian DPA Guidance on Employment Background Checks

Featured

On 23 August 2016, the Hungarian Data Protection and Freedom of Information Agency (DPA) released comprehensive guidance on employment background checks, covering contact requests sent to past employers, criminal background checks and general Internet searches about candidates. Although the DPA’s Continue reading Hungarian DPA Guidance on Employment Background Checks

Guidance on Voice Recordings and Call Centre Operations by the Hungarian DPA

Featured

On 9 May 2016, the Hungarian Data Protection and Freedom of Information Agency (Hungarian DPA) published comprehensive new guidance (only available in Hungarian), summarizing its practice on voice recordings and call centres. The guidance makes clear that voice recordings – Continue reading Guidance on Voice Recordings and Call Centre Operations by the Hungarian DPA

Hungarian DPA’s 2015 Annual Report Published

Featured

The Hungarian Data Protection and Freedom of Information Agency recently released its 2015 annual report, including enforcement statistics. The report shows a significant increase in the number of cases handled by the DPA again in 2015. This trend is expected Continue reading Hungarian DPA’s 2015 Annual Report Published