Will the GDPR really affect companies based outside of the EU? 0

We know that the General Data Protection Regulation has an extraterritorial effect, meaning that it will apply to companies based outside of the EU if they hold the data of

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Where will regulators focus first? 0

Will regulators wait for companies to ‘confess’ their data breaches? Or will they actively seek out companies that are not compliant? I’m sure no company wants to be the first

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Updated Equifax statement 0

Updated ICO statement in response to Equifax cyber attack. Source: ICO.org.uk

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Should the GDPR expect companies to know if they’ve had a data breach? 0

There have been a number of big data breaches in recent years, including Yahoo, TalkTalk and, most recently, Equifax. In each of these cases, it seems the companies were not

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Firm fined £350,000 for making record 146 million nuisance calls 0

A company behind a record high 146 million illegal calls about PPI has been fined £350,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO). Source: ICO.org.uk

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Data Breaches – Are we all doomed? 0

As the Equifax data breach and associated insider trading fiasco continues to evolve, it threatens to be the most damaging and all encompassing data breach of all time. It has

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Dirwy o £350,000 i gwmni am wneud 146 miliwn o alwadau niwsans – y nifer fwyaf erioed 0

Mae cwmni sy’n gyfrifol am y nifer fwyaf erioed o alwadau anghyfreithlon ynghylch PPI, sef 146 miliwn, wedi cael dirwy o £350,000 gan Swyddfa’r Comisiynydd Gwybodaeth (ICO). Source: ICO.org.uk

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What kind of penalty would Equifax have faced under the GDPR? 0

Following a massive data breach at US company Equifax, it is estimated that the personal details of up to 44 million Britons may have been stolen. Equifax is a US

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Statement on the Data Protection Bill 0

Elizabeth Denham statement on the Data Protection Bill. Source: ICO.org.uk

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EVENT: Privacy & Data Protection Summit – Berlin, November 16 – 17 0

November 16 – November 17 We are pleased to announce the launch of the Privacy & Data Protection summit that will take place on 16-17 November 2017 in Berlin, Germany.

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