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 […]
April 20, 2021

Is ISO 27001 a silver bullet for GDPR compliance?

The name Doorstep Dispensaree became ingrained in the memory of every UK data protection aficionado in December 2019 when the ICO slapped the London-based pharmacy with […]
March 22, 2021

EU/UK Representative v Data Protection Officer – What’s The Difference?

Since the UK left the EU, many companies that were not previously required to do so, are now having to appoint either an EU or UK […]
March 8, 2021

The 5 things you need to know about data protection

Since 2016, when the EU General Data Protection Regulation (EU GDPR) was introduced, data protection has grown from being seen somewhat as an afterthought, to an […]
February 22, 2021

EU & UK GDPR Representation for sponsors of European clinical trials

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force in the EU on 25th May 2018 and has since been a driving force for improving data protection standards worldwide. The GDPR was […]
February 8, 2021

New EDPB guidance clarifies when you should report a data breach, sort of…

Picture the scene: It’s 4pm on a Friday and, as the final minutes of the working day tick away, you receive a panicked call from the […]
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