ICO fines Leave.EU and Arron Banks’ insurance £120,000 over marketing law breaches 0

The two companies which traded under the name of Go Skippy Insurance will now face ICO auditing action The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has fined Leave.EU and Arron Banks a

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ICO to audit data protection practices at Leave.EU and Eldon Insurance after fining both companies for unlawful marketing messages 0

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has issued fines totalling £120,000 to an EU referendum campaign and an insurance company for serious breaches of electronic marketing laws and is set to review how both are complying with data protection laws. Source:

Cybersecurity Experts Share Insight For Data Privacy Day 2019 0

You’ll have to forgive my ignorance—but what is an appropriate gift for Data Privacy Day? Perhaps an encrypted portable drive? That might not be a bad idea, but what I have for you instead is the collected wisdom of a

Data, Transparency and Trust: How information rights can promote a culture of accountability 0

Elizabeth Denham’s speech at a Parliamentary Internet, Communication and Technology Forum event held in partnership with the ICO and the APPG for Data Analytics. Source: ico.org.uk

ICO celebrates the success of innovative data protection projects on Data Protection Day 2019 0

Innovative data protection projects funded by the ICO are making a real difference to public trust and confidence in privacy issues. Source: ico.org.uk

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New UK data protection rules are a cynical attack on immigrants 3

Non-nationals subject to an immigration procedure are to lose the right to access data held about them, in a discriminatory move that worries the European parliament ‘This makes it impossible for individuals involved in immigration disputes to obtain their personal

News analysis: Can the UK prove its data adequacy post-Brexit? 0

What does the UK hope to have in common from 29th March 2019 with the following countries: Andorra, Argentina, Canada, Faeroe islands, Guernsey, Israel, Isle of Man, Jersey, New Zealand, Switzerland and Uruguay? It is an odd-looking list, for sure.

UK sent “chilling” warning over EU adequacy decision 0

Brussels has finally broken its silence over the UK’s quest to strike a data transfer deal before Brexit, in a move which one legal expert suggests contains a “chilling” warning that an adequacy decision will not be quite such a

Data Protection Implications of Brexit 0

Well I guess this comes as no big surprise. In its “Notice to stakeholders: withdrawal of the United Kingdom and EU rules in the field of data protection”, the EU today declared that the United Kingdom post Brexit will not

UKIP appeals against ICO request for info on Brexit data dealings 0

Commish ‘forced’ to invoke statutory powers with ‘difficult’ organisations By Rebecca Hill 14 Dec 2017 UKIP has appealed to the information tribunal after the Information Commissioner’s Office ordered it to hand over details about its use of data analytics during

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