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Bond Lecture 2019: ‘Access to Information in Turbulent Times’ 0

Gill Bull, ICO’s Director of Freedom of Information Complaints and Compliance, speech at the British Records Association in London, 13 November 2019. Source: ico.org.uk

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First multi-million GDPR fine in Germany: €14.5 million for not having a proper data retention schedule in place 0

On October 30, 2019 the Berlin Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information (Berliner Beauftragte für Datenschutz und Informationsfreiheit – Berlin DPA) issued a €14.5 million fine on a German real estate

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Information Commissioner reminds political parties they must comply with the law ahead of General Election 0

The Information Commissioner has sent the following letter to the political parties in relation to the use of data in political campaigning Source: ico.org.uk

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Sector has got to grips with and is respecting the GDPR, says chief at regulator 0

Most charities have got to grips with and are respecting the General Data Protection Regulation, according to Gerald Oppenheim, chief executive of the Fundraising Regulator. Speaking at the Westminster Social

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Live facial recognition technology – police forces need to slow down and justify its use 0

As far back as Sir Robert Peel, the powers of the police have always been seen as dependent on public support of their actions. It’s an ideal starting point as

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Statement on an agreement reached between Facebook and the ICO 0

In 2017 the Information Commissioner’s Office (“ICO”) commenced a formal investigation into the misuse of personal data in political campaigns. Source: ico.org.uk

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AI Auditing Framework Call for Input: final considerations and next steps 0

As the initial Call for Input into the development of the ICO AI Auditing Framework comes to an end, Simon McDougall, Executive Director for Technology and Innovation, reflects on some

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AI Auditing Framework Call for Input: final considerations and next steps 0

As the initial Call for Input into the development of the ICO AI Auditing Framework comes to an end, Simon McDougall, Executive Director for Technology and Innovation, reflects on some

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Blog: Embedding accountability – we want to hear from you 0

A blog by Ian Hulme, Director for Regulatory Assurance. Source: ico.org.uk

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Two Months Later: Living in a Post-GDPR World 0

It’s been over two months since the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has come into force on May 25th and, after a feverish rush for compliance overtook all businesses,

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