£17,000 Fine Issued by Swedish Supervisory Authority for Processing Students’ Facial Recognition Data

The supervisory authority in Sweden, Datainspektionen, issued its 20-page written decision on 20 August 2019 regarding the unlawful processing of biometric data of 22 students over a period of three weeks. This is the first decision by the Swedish supervisory authority for a breach of GDPR. An administrative fine of 200,000 SEK was imposed, and […]

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