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Access to data protection remedies in EU Member States

05.01.2014

Authors:
Dr Bartosz Marcinkowski

Technological advances make it ever more important to safeguard the right to personal data, which is enshrined in the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union. Data protection violations arise principally from internet‑based activities, direct marketing, and video surveillance, perpetrated by, for example, government bodies or financial and health institutions, research by the European Union Fundamental Rights Agency (FRA) shows.

Bartosz Marcinkowski, Partner and expert on personal data protection at DZP, was one of those involved in drawing up the country report and he participated in the survey carried out by FRA. 

Full content of the article is available in attached PDF.

Source: The European Union's Fundamental Rights Agency (FRA), 01/2014