C029-12 Wamos Benelux NV
Case projectData Transfers
ControllerWamos Benelux NV
Case statusPending (3 - 4 years)
This is one of noyb 101 complaints which were filed after the "Schrems II" judgement in Summer 2020. The judgement invalidated the EU-US data transfer mechanism "Privacy Shield". The cases were generated based on implemented Google Analytics or Facebook tracking code on websites by EU providers, which leads to unlawful data transfers to the United States.
noyb called the Belgian DPA to request update
The investigation service finished the investigation and transmitted the report to the litigation chamber which will now handle the case.
Belgian DPA replied to our letter
Belgian DPA replied to our letter, insisting in confidentiality and stating that they will not dicuss the matter of confidentiality with us. We will be heard when the matter is at the litigation chamber.
noyb sends a reply letter to the DPA
The Inspection Service of the Belgian DPA sends noyb a letter in English re all four complaints filed with them
The Inspection Service of the Belgian DPA sent us a letter (in English) re all four complaints filed with them: Their competence still seems to be subject of investigation. noyb will be drafting a letter in French to seek clarification on competence.
Belgium DPA sent us a letter hinting that they are still unsure regarding their competence
Belgium DPA sent us a letter, hinting that they are still unsure regarding their competence, that the investigation is ongoing and that we cannot get access to the files of the case.
noyb asked the Belgium DPA for an update
Belgium DPA sent a letter stating that they cannot confirm being LSA yet
Belgium DPA sent a letter, stating that they cannot confirm being LSA yet and that they are unable to grant us access to document, quoting "the Act of 3 December 2017". State that they will communicate our exchange to other DPAs.
Belgium DPA replied stating that complaints were declared admissible
Belgium DPA replied, stating that complaints were declared admissible on 25.08.2020 and forwarded to the DPA Litigation Chamber. Litigation Chamber has now decided to request an investigation from the DPA Inspection Service.
noyb sends follow up email asking for an update
noyb replied explaining how to open HAR files
Belgium DPA asked to be provided with the attachments as PDF