Standing of Non-Profit Associations or Consumer Associations to File Collective Actions without a Data-Subjects Mandate: Case C-319/20 Meta Platforms

Author: Priyanka Jain
Published: 16.05.2022
On 28 April 2022, the Court of Justice gave a revolutionary judgment for non-profit associations or consumer associations by allowing standing to such associations to bring GDPR claims in the collective interest of individuals, irrespective of an actual infringement of the data subjects’ rights without being mandated by them.  Facts of the case Meta Platforms […]