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Sweden: Datainspektionen announces investigations following data subject rights complaints

The Swedish data protection authority ('Datainspektionen') announced, on 2 November 2020, that it has initiated a number of investigations into complaints from individuals concerning their rights under the General Data Protection Regulation (Regulation (EU) 2016/679) ('GDPR'). In particular, the Datainspektionen highlighted that its investigations would focus on the rights to access, rectification, and erasure, and the right to object to processing for direct marketing purposes.

 You can read the press release, only available in Swedish, here