Guidance on the DPA Registration of Financial Service Providers

The Hungarian Information Act (effective from 1 January 2012) requires the notification and registration of customer related data processing activities of financial service providers (namely banks, insurance companies and investment service providers) located in Hungary, which is a prerequisite of Continue reading Guidance on the DPA Registration of Financial Service Providers

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

Website of the New Hungarian DPA Launched Today

While the EU Commission announced today that it will initiate infringement proceedings against Hungary, the new Hungarian DPA has silently launched its website under the link www.naih.hu. The Hungarian site of the DPA has an English subsection, which provides general Continue reading Website of the New Hungarian DPA Launched Today