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GDPR :  ICO announces record fine for infringement

GDPR : ICO announces record fine for infringement

by on July 8, 2019

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has announced a fine of £183.39m issued to British Airways for infringements of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

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The potential fine represents one of the first under the GDPR that has gone over the previous maximum of £500k – GDPR allowing for up to 4% of global turnover or €20m.

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The BA-owner has reportedly made a third approach to Aer Lingus

by on January 26, 2015

Aer Lingus has confirmed that its board is considering a sweetened offer from British Airways owner IAG.

The Irish flag carrier said IAG had raised its all-cash offer to €2.55 (£1.90) per share, including a cash dividend per share of five euro cents.

It added that the proposal remains conditional on due diligence, board recommendation and the receipt of "irrevocable commitments from Ryanair and the minister of finance for Ireland" to accept the offer.

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