Barrister Dr Denis Kelleher before the Joint Committee on Justice and Equality on Wednesday.

The State could be facing millions in claims for damages from citizens if public bodies illegally process their personal information, an Oireachtas co(...)

 Helen Dixon, Data Protection Commissioner. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

It is a “serious matter of concern” that legislation proposed by the Government seeks to exempt public bodies from fines where they breach data protec(...)

Minister for European Affairs and Data Protection Dara Murphy said the new forum would deal with the opportunities and challenges posed by the increasing use of personal data.

Challenges in dealing with the increased generation and use of personal information will be the focus of a new advisory group to the Government, which(...)