Volker und Markus Schecke GbR & Eifert v Land Hessen - CAP requirements breach data protection rights

This is not an employment law case, but actually centres on the EU's Common Agricultural Policy (CAP). However, its relevance lies in the fact that what was being alleged was a breach of data protection principles, and so (1) it offers useful general guidance on the importance of data protection principles and (2) it provides an excellent example of how to decide between competing objectives, and how to assess justification and proportionality.

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