Controller's liability for hacker's attack according to the Court of Justice of the EU (part I.)
Each of us can become victim to a hacker attack. However, the fulfillment of remediation, notification and documentation obligations under the GDPR doesn´t mean the end of the case itself. What usually follows is the establishment of liability. Although during this process, the courts will work with classic legal instruments, their application may get complicated by a still relatively new legal regulation for the courts - GDPR. In a series of blogs, we will follow Case C-340/21 before the CJEU, which may develop this area further.