September 6, 2021

Third party DSAR portals – good or bad?

Whilst the results from the latest UK Data Protection Index, published in June, indicated that the number of Data Subject Access Requests (DSARs) companies received each […]
August 23, 2021

Is digital data protection training enough?

In July this year, the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) fined Mermaids, a charity offering help and guidance to transgender children, £25,000 for a breach that left […]
August 9, 2021

The Data Protection Act 2018 – the 7 principles of the GDPR

The General Data Protection Regulation’s (GDPR) 7 principles enshrined in Article 5 form the foundation of the UK and EU versions of the data protection law. […]
July 26, 2021

Data Retention – The big privacy headache

Back in April, following the publication of the UK Data Protection Index’s fourth report, we wrote a blog about the perils of International Data Transfers and […]
July 12, 2021

The Do’s and Don’ts of monitoring employees using CCTV

Following recent events, involving closed-circuit television (CCTV) footage capturing a certain ex-Health Secretary and his aide being leaked to the press, resulting in red faces all […]
June 29, 2021

ICO’s Age-appropriate Design Code – 2 months to comply

With just over two months left until the ICO’s (Information Commissioner’s Office) Age-appropriate Design Code comes into force, this blog gives you a round-up of who […]
June 14, 2021

Soft Opt-what? Soft Opt-in for direct marketing

PECR – four letters that are the bane of some marketers’ lives.     The Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations (PECR), as the name would suggest, control businesses’ use of electronic […]
June 1, 2021

A Point of View: Do Processors have to appoint an EU/UK GDPR Representative?

When faced with a data protection related quandary, most people turn to the web for an answer to their dilemma; scouring legislation, supervisory authority guidance, or […]
May 17, 2021

Data Protection – another year in review

It is safe to say that the past year has been an eventful one. So, with the GDPR’s third anniversary just around the corner, we decided […]
May 4, 2021

EU proposes new AI regulation – The DPO Centre run down

Turns out, the rumours are true – the EU is in the process of developing a way to regulate the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI). Late […]
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