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ICO warning after Scottish charity reveals personal data in email error 0

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) is urging organisations to revisit their bulk email practices after failures by HIV Scotland led to a £10,000 fine.

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Providing practical data protection guidance to the media sector 0

Freedom of expression and freedom of information play a vital role in our democracy. Trust in our democratic system relies on people to ask questions of public bodies who operate

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ICO response to DCMS consultation “Data: a new direction” 0

Foreword from Elizabeth Denham CBE, UK Information Commissioner The opportunity to reflect on and review the UK data protection legal framework and regulatory regime is a welcome one. Three years

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Statement on mandatory vaccination and COVID status check schemes ahead of their introduction in Scotland and Wales 0

Ahead of the introduction of mandatory vaccination and COVID status checks in Scotland and Wales, the UK Information Commissioner, Elizabeth Denham, said:  

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Statement in response to use of ICO corporate charge card 0

An ICO spokesperson said: “An independent internal investigation, commissioned by the ICO in February, confirmed that a single payment of £6248.40 was made on an ICO corporate charge card in

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We Buy Any Car, Sports Direct and Saga fined £495,000 after sending millions of ‘frustrating and intrusive’ nuisance messages. 0

The ICO has today announced fines totalling £495,000 to well-known companies that between them sent more than 354 million nuisance messages.

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We Buy Any Car, Sports Direct and Saga fined £495,000 after sending millions of ‘frustrating and intrusive’ nuisance messages. 0

The ICO has today announced fines totalling £495,000 to well-known companies that between them sent more than 354 million nuisance messages.

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Sharing personal data in an emergency – a guide for universities and colleges 0

Starting university or further education can be an exciting time, but for some it can also be a difficult and anxious transition.  

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A Bretton Woods for data 0

Elizabeth Denham outlines how an international conference could help to provide 21st century thinking for the 21st century problems that data faces. The speech was delivered at the Oxford Internet

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