Archives: March 2020

DATE March 25, 2020 12:22 pm POSTED BY CATEGORY Uncategorized

SARs not slowed by Covid 19!

Today our SAR bureau received 3 new subject access requests – it’s good to see that data subject’s appetite for exercising their rights doesn’t seem to have been dampened by the current upheaval!  As most of the on-site meetings our consultants were due to attend have been cancelled, or shifted...
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Telephone Direct Marketing
DATE March 20, 2020 4:51 pm POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

PECR: Direct Marketing via telephone?

In the previous blogs the Outsourced DPO considered the background to the PECR, how they interact with, compliment and “trump” the DPA and GDPR, and the general prohibition on unsolicited direct marketing via electronic communications systems and equipment.  We looked at the definition of direct marketing and found it to...
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DATE March 19, 2020 12:46 pm POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

We are ready and available : COVID-19

Considering current events and the advice from the UK government for businesses to operate remotely, where possible, this has highlighted some data protection concerns amongst some of our clients. We would like to reassure our clients and the public that our business will continue to provide remote services. We are...
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what is direct marketing?
DATE March 4, 2020 9:54 am POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

What is direct marketing?

In the previous blog the Outsourced DPO considered the background to the PECR, how they interact with, compliment and “trump” the DPA and GDPR, and the general prohibition on unsolicited direct marketing via electronic communications systems and equipment.  In this blog the Outsourced DPO takes a look at what constitutes...
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