UK proposes another huge data fine. This time, Marriott is the target
Source: CNN Business
By: Charles Riley
Published: July 9, 2019
* Marriott faces a $124 million fine for failing to protect customer data, the second major penalty proposed this week by UK regulators under Europe’s tough new privacy rules.
* The hotel chain said in a regulatory filing Tuesday that Britain’s Information Commissioner’s Office intends to impose a £99 million ($124 million) fine under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).