Archives: October 2020

DATE October 29, 2020 11:47 am POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

Manchester based company fined £250,000 for nuisance calls

A claims management company in Manchester has been fined £250,000 for making millions of nuisance calls The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has fined Reliance Advisory Limited (RAL) £250,000 for breaking electronic marketing law. The Bury-based company made 15.1 million calls in relation to claims management services such as mis-sold PPI....
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DATE October 28, 2020 10:50 am POSTED BY CATEGORY Uncategorized

Track & Trace – Guidance

Organisations across the UK have been doing everything they can to keep the public safe, for many, this includes collecting customers and visitors personal information for the first time, to support various contact tracing schemes. While requesting contact details has been voluntary so far, new measures have been brought in...
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DATE October 20, 2020 7:57 am POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

Will the UK be granted an adequacy decision?

The prospects of the UK not being granted an adequacy decision seems in many quarters to be inconceivable.  If we work within the GDPR framework on 31st December, why would anything be different on 1st January?  But the Outsourced DPO believes it is far from nailed on.  The recent examination...
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DATE October 13, 2020 1:48 pm POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

What is the Age Appropriate Design Code of Practice?

The Age Appropriate Design Code of Practice (AADCOP) is an extension of the Data Protection Act 2018 that affects providers of information society services (services delivered at a distance over the internet) that are likely to be used by children. The AADCOP consists of 15 principles that must be adhered...
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