Complaint against Apple Distribution International

On June 25, 2013, Europe v. Facebook filed a formal complaint with the DPC against Apple Distribution International, Hollyhill Industrial Estate, Cork, Ireland (“Apple Ireland”) alleging that the revelations about the NSA’s Prism program showed that Apple Ireland was violating the Irish Data Protection Act and the European Data Protection Directive by transferring users’ data to Apple Inc. in the United States for processing. Continue reading Complaint against Apple Distribution International

Maximilian Schrems v. Data Protection Commissioner

Maximilian Schrems v. Data Protection Commissioner, 2013 No. 765 JR (Ir. H. Court June. 18, 2014)

On June 25, 2013, the Austrian student group, Europe v Facebook, filed a formal complaint with the Irish Data Protection Commissioner (the “DPC”) against Facebook Ireland Ltd. (“Facebook Ireland”). Continue reading Maximilian Schrems v. Data Protection Commissioner