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Ireland: GDPR And The Cloud – Helpful DPC Guidance For Organisations 0

Are you a controller of personal data under the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) who uses a cloud services provider (“CSP”), or are you a CSP who acts as a

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Pharmacy gets first UK fine for GDPR breaches 0

A London-based pharmacy has been fined £275,000 for “careless” storage of patient data – the first penalty levied under a new EU-mandated data protection regime in the UK. Doorstep Dispensaree

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Why U.S. GDPR-Style Privacy Laws Are Good For Business 0

In the U.S., there are 50 data breach notification laws (51 if you count Washington, D.C.). There are similarities in the way each U.S. state defines the key elements of

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The Catch 22 Scenario for GDPR 0

The goals of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) are simple: a law to ensure data protection and privacy for all individual citizens of the European Union and the European

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Getting more out of your customer datasets in a GDPR world 0

It’s been around 19 months since GDPR was introduced and the world of personal data was given its biggest shake-up since my analytics career began in 2005. This was a

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Has GDPR Fixed All of Our Data Regulation Problems? 0

Laura Irvine, partner at Edinburgh-based DCS Legal, believes there needs to be “better guidance in plain and simple language.” When the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was established on the

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European Union: New Guidance On The Application Of The GDPR Outside Europe 0

The European Data Protection Board (“EDPB”) has issued updated guidelines on the extraterritorial scope of the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”). The revised guidance will be particularly helpful for non-EU

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Implementing Privacy by Design 0

“Privacy by design” (“PbD”) is not a new concept but one that has been receiving increasing attention and legal clout in Canada, Europe, and around the world. Broadly speaking, it

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ICO Deputy Commissioner appointed OECD working party chair 0

The ICO’s Steve Wood has been appointed as chair of the OECD’s Working Party on Data Governance and Privacy. The working party plays an important role in the OECD’s international

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Brexit, your business and data: processing European personal data 0

One of the biggest impacts which Brexit may have on UK organisations from an operational point of view, is on their ability to continue to process personal data about European

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