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Violation Tracker UK Individual Case

Company: Marriott International Inc
Current Parent CompanyMarriott International
Parent at the Time of the Penalty Announcement: Marriott International
Penalty: £18,400,000
Year: 2020
Date: 30 October, 2020
Offence Group: consumer-protection-related offences
Offence Type: privacy violation
Violation Description: The ICO fined Marriott International Inc £18.4 million for failing to keep millions of customers' personal data secure. Originally, the ICO announced its intention to fine Marriott more than £99 million but after considering representations from Marriott, the steps Marriott took to mitigate the effects of the incident and the economic impact of COVID-19 on their business the ICO settled on a lower final penalty amount.
Action Type: agency action
Agency: Information Commissioner's Office
HQ Country of Parent: United States
Ownership Structure of Parent: publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: hotels
Specific Industry of Parent: hotels
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