Hungarian DPA’s 2015 Annual Report Published

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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

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

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