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Marketing biz bares folks’ data in the act of asking for their GDPR comms preferences 0

An education sector marketing firm has committed a data breach – ironically, because it mass-mailed people asking them to update their GDPR communications preferences. Sprint Education sent an email earlier

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WHY GDPR IS NOT A FUSS OVER NOTHING 0

We’ve heard the comparison with the millennium bug – the sky didn’t fall in on 25th May… ‘where are these game-changing fines? This is the Y2K bug all over again’.

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German Parliament Voted ‘Yes’ To Second GDPR Implementation Act 0

In a late night session on 28 June 2019, the German Parliament (Bundestag) passed the Second GDPR Implementation Act (2. Datenschutz-Anpassungs-und-Umsetzungsgesetz EU – 2. DSAnpUG-EU; the Act). The Act is available online

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GDPR Readiness Checklist 0

Preparing your business to support an international audience is a daunting process. Many think of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) as a big scary monster that lurks

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German Bundestag passes second act on the adaptation of data protection law to the GDPR LinkedIn 0

Following the amendment of the Federal Data Protection Act (“BDSG”) in 2017, on 27 June 2019 the German Bundestag passed a second act to adapt the highly fragmented German data

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What we can learn from the biggest GDPR fines so far 0

Following the first major GDPR-related financial penalty against internet giant Google, the world seems to have been waiting with bated breath for the next major fine to dwarf the €50

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Daily Insight: Can’t get no GDPR satisfaction 0

It has been revealed 10 apps have been removed from the NHS’ digital library after they “failed to satisfy assessors” they complied with the general data protection regulation – the infamous new

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How marketers can better safeguard against GDPR fines 0

Since General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) took effect in Europe last year, creative agencies, brands and data privacy experts have been waiting to see which unfortunate businesses would be hit first with

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First anniversary of the GDPR: an overview of the changes 0

Just over a year ago, on May 25, the General Data Protection Regulation (commonly known as the GDPR[1]) was adopted by the European Union (EU) Member States. This regulation marked

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FIRST COMPANY TO FAIL GDPR COMPLIANCE SHARES TIPS ON PREPPING FOR US PRIVACY REGS 0

Almost exactly one year ago, Benoit Grouchko, co-founder and CEO of Paris-based Teemo, a technology company that specializes in location data, opened a letter from French regulators that shook him

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