Follow Slashdot blog updates by subscribing to our blog RSS feed


Forgot your password?
Slashdot Deals: Deal of the Day - Pay What You Want for the Learn to Code Bundle, includes AngularJS, Python, HTML5, Ruby, and more. ×
Data Storage

Submission + - Facebook condemns European data protection fines (

concertina226 writes: Facebook claims companies could start court battles with data protection authorities if the regulators are given powers to levy fines of 2% of global turnover for data protection law breaches.

Facebook said the European Commission's proposed sanctions regime — which is contained in its draft General Data Protection Regulation — could also put off US and other businesses from trading within the EU, meaning less jobs being created.

This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Facebook condemns European data protection fines

Comments Filter:

"For the love of phlegm...a stupid wall of death rays. How tacky can ya get?" - Post Brothers comics