Worldwide newsMarch 18, 2022Spanish DPA releases its ‘2021 Report’

The Spanish Data Protection Authority (AEPD) has issued its 2021 Annual Report, according to which privacy violation complaints swelled up by 25% in 2021 as compared to 2020. The report focuses on challenges in relation data protection posed due to the pandemic and the responses to them. Details of fines and penalties imposed on certain activities have also been included in the report, which can be found here.