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Data protection opening doors into Europe for SMEs

GDPR2DSM, the Office of the Data Protection Ombudsman and TIEKE joint project starting in November, will provide micro enterprises and SMEs with information and tools to help ensure effective data protection. Data protection builds trust in the operations of businesses and can bring new international business opportunities.

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Press release 4.11.2020 14.01
The Office of the Data Protection Ombudsman is investigating the legality of the psychotherapy centre Vastaamo’s operations

The Office of the Data Protection Ombudsman is investigating whether Vastaamo acted in accordance with the data protection legislation, in particular concerning matters other than the suspected offences that are already subject to a pre-trial investigation. If a violation of the data protection legislation has occurred, the sanctions board of the Office of the Data Protection Ombudsman can impose an administrative financial sanction on the controller of the data file or exercise other corrective powers.

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Press release 27.10.2020 18.57