The DPC just recently fined WhatsApp EUR225m for stopping working to discharge its openness obligations under the GDPR. The choice will have effects for all companies, specifically concerning their privacy notices and transparency obligations. The decision sets out the DPC’s high expectations in regard to services’transparency obligations. It additionally makes clear the significance of the consolidated turn over of the whole group of firms when calculating both the optimum fining cap, and also the proper penalty to enforce. This publication supplies a deep dive into the DPC’s searchings for and considers their effect on organizations.