Fine against Ikea
The Ikea company had to pay a fine of € 500,- because the sent out marketing text-messages (sms) without an opportunity to stop the advertising free-of-charge. This was a Violation of Paragraph 12 of the General Data Protection Regulation.
Type of Issue:
Illegal data processing
Number of involved data records:
Special category of data involved:
Violation of GDPR Paragraph:
12. Transparent information, communication and modalities for the exercise of the rights of the data subject