Sub-Processing Introduced Into the Information Act

Hungarian data protection law generally forbids sub-processing of processing operations by data processors since 1999. This means in practice that a processor of processing services could not sub-contract data processing to other processors – even if the data subject and Continue reading Sub-Processing Introduced Into the Information Act

DPA Communication on Pending Data Protection Registrations

The Act No CXII of 2011 on Informational Self-Determination and Freedom of Information introduced excessively burdensome data protection registration requirements for data controllers. Under the new rules, notification of data processing to the DPA is a must, unless notification has Continue reading DPA Communication on Pending Data Protection Registrations

Happy New Year – Amendments of the New Hungarian Data Protection Act Published

Shortly before the entry into force of the new Hungarian data protection legislation by the 1st January 2012, the Hungarian Parliament has already implemented certain changes into the new law. The Act No CCI of 2011 – promulgated in the Continue reading Happy New Year – Amendments of the New Hungarian Data Protection Act Published