Following a historic penalty levied against Google this week for illegally tracking users’ locations, we catalog the largest data privacy and security regulatory fines ever – and unpack what it means for industry stakeholders.

“As enforcement momentum continues, and regulatory expectations continue to be clarified, we are likely to see increased fines, particularly where prior enforcement renders it such that companies should have known that their act or omission was a violation,” says Arielle Garcia, chief privacy officer at advertising agency UM Worldwide.

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