Hungarian DPA Guidance on Employment Background Checks

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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

Bill on Public Interest Disclosure – New Whistleblowing Rules for Hungary

The Hungarian Ministry of Justice and Police has recently released a bill on Public Interest Disclosure (the Bill) for public consultation purposes. The Bill is intended to replace the Fair Process Act of 2009 authorizing the processing of personal data Continue reading Bill on Public Interest Disclosure – New Whistleblowing Rules for Hungary

The New Hungarian Labour Code – a Practical Guide on Privacy Related Changes

The new Hungarian Labour Code has been very recently published in the Official Gazette. The Act No I. of 2012 is scheduled to enter into force by 1 July 2012 and it will lay down, inter alia, the general rules Continue reading The New Hungarian Labour Code – a Practical Guide on Privacy Related Changes