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  • The judgment in the Facebook case

    In a judgement of 9 November 2015, the President of the Court of First Instance in Brussels, Belgium, ordered Facebook Inc., Facebook Ireland Limited and Facebook Belgium SPRL in summary proceedings to cease registering via cookies and social plug-ins which websites internet users from Belgium who do not have a Facebook account visit.

  • Prevent data breaches

    Following several data breaches at the end of 2012 and the beginning of 2013 (SNCB Europe, the Ministry of Defense, Jobat) the Privacy Commission decided to publish a recommendation for any person processing data and working with computer files.

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