February 5, 2021

Updated EDPB Guidance on Controllers and Processors – Part 2

Following on from our first blog, this blog examines the second part of the EDPB’s guidance on controllers and processors. Whilst the first part provides guidance […]
January 25, 2021

What is Adequacy?

Adequacy, the word that has been on everyone’s lips – well, perhaps not everyone’s. Throughout the UK’s transition period out of the EU, the media has […]
January 11, 2021
EUDP Guidance Controller Processor Blog

Updated EDPB Guidance on Controllers and Processors – Part 1

On 2nd September 2020, the EU Data Protection Board adopted their new guidance document on data controllers and data processors. In many ways this has been […]
December 28, 2020

The DPO Centre’s Research Results – 7 steps for handling customer data

In 2018, the GDPR was introduced to help provide consumers with more control and transparency around how their data is used. Since then, companies have had to implement a wide range of measures, with considerable […]
December 11, 2020
Accountability guidance blog part 3

ICO Accountability Framework: Part 3

In the third and final blog post on this topic, we consider the last four sections of the ICO’s Accountability Framework: Contracts and Data Sharing; Risks […]
November 17, 2020
Accountability guidance blog part 2

ICO Accountability Framework: Part 2

The ICO’s Accountability Framework aims to provide organisations with some clear examples of actions that would indicate to the ICO that they were complying with the […]
November 3, 2020
Accountability guidance blog

ICO Accountability Framework: Part 1

Last month, the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) published its Accountability Framework with a view to helping organisations better understand how to comply with the GDPR’s Accountability […]
October 19, 2020
Transfer

To transfer, or not to transfer, that is the question

In Europe, data protection has been a fundamental human right for a long time, primarily through the right to privacy. Over the years, we have seen […]
September 21, 2020
Special Category Data blog

Special categories of data and the new normal

“Man is a creature that can get used to anything” – Fyodor Dostoevsky. As we grow accustomed to living with Covid-19, we are witnessing a return […]
August 24, 2020
DSAR blog

6 Considerations to making DSARs easier to process

Even outside of the current pandemic, Data Subject Access Requests (DSARs) can seem an administrative burden on any business and a drain on the DPO’s already […]