GDPR one year on – Poland compared to other EU countries. Comparative analysis prepared with Andersen Global experts

The EU General Data Protection Regulation has been in force for one year now. It is said that 2018 was the year of the GDPR and one of the most frequently repeated facts during this period was the potential severe penalties to be imposed for personal data breach.

The lawyers of Andersen together with Andersen Global experts have prepared a brief comparative analysis including infringements and sanctions imposed in selected EU countries. How has Poland coped with the personal data reform compared with the other EU countries? Has the Chairman of the Polish Personal Data Protection Authority been more restrictive and demanding than in other EU States?

We encourage you to analyse the cases of infringements and sanctions regarding the GDPR across Europe so as to avoid the risk of high fines in your own enterprise.