As bafflingly shameful as BA’s ‘get away near Scott-free’ knuckle rap.
The ICO Chair should Fucking resign in shame.
Simple solution - as with BA - take the £18m as a down payment on an instalment plan tied to the companies recovery. No boardroom bonuses until paid off.
Simple, fair, proportionate and helps out with short-term cash flow/revenue issues. 5-10 year payment plan please.
BA and Marriott must be pissing themselves in glee at this. It’s disgusting - esp.. In light of BA’s casual disregard of the law on refunds and employment practices too.
Habitual offenders have been rewarded with the equivalent of a misdemeanour punishment.