Tag Data Protection

DATE February 23, 2021 9:59 am POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

Data Protection Compliance Audits

In last week’s Lunchtime Takeaway Session we discussed Data Protection Compliance Audits. A compliance audit is a review performed to ascertain an enterprise’s adherence to regulatory guidelines. Audit reports evaluate the strength and comprehensiveness of an organization’s compliance preparations, security policies, user access controls, and risk management procedures. In the...
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DATE January 26, 2021 12:27 pm POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

Data Protection Day 2021

Data Protection Day 2021 is just around the corner and we have decided to go HUGE this year by hosting a 6 hour-long webinar!! We put a lot of thought into what we wanted to do for Data Protection Day this year. In our personal lives, and as a company,...
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DATE December 1, 2020 2:09 pm POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

Facebook Fined $6.1 Million By South Korea

South Korea’s Personal Information Protection Commission (PIPC) has slapped Facebook with a $6.1 million fine for sharing user information without consent. The Korea Communications Commission kickstarted the investigation in 2018 before ultimately handing it off to the PIPC a few months ago. According to Yonhap News, the PIPC determined that...
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DATE November 20, 2020 11:03 am POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

Data Protection Post Brexit

The decision to leave the EU is causing a period of profound change and uncertainty for British businesses, as we near the end of the transition period, and many things remain unclear in the world of data protection. In the podcast above the DPP consulting unpick the complex issues to...
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DATE February 1, 2018 4:51 pm POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

Brexit may lead to greater restrictions on the transfer of personal data from the EU to the UK. UK organisations will need to be prepared.

When the UK leaves the EU on 29th March 2019 the GDPR will already have become law in every other EU member state. The regulations governing the international transfers of personal data are set out in Chapter V of the GDPR. It stipulates that, for the purposes of data transfers...
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DATE February 1, 2018 4:39 pm POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

Data Breach Compensation: The New PPI?

The decision in the High Court relating to the theft and publishing of the supermarket giant Morrison’s payroll data by a rogue employee throws up interesting points about liability in the event of data loss. In December 2017 Mr Justice Langstaff ruled that the technical and organisational controls in place...
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