Twitter’s modest fine for data breach highlights watchdog’s weaknesses

Net Results: EU regulators considering other mechanisms to route around Irish DPC

Finally, we’ve arrived at the end of a long tech regulatory limbo, awaiting a first decision that might indicate how the Irish Data Protection Commission (DPC) plans to enforce the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) against Big Tech.

 Under GDPR’s “one-stop shop” provision, EU data protection regulation for most of the world’s largest tech companies falls to Ireland, as those companies have their European bases here.

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