Morrisons supermarket chain fined for flouting customers’ marketing wishes 1

A national supermarket chain has been fined for breaking the law on how people’s personal information should be treated when sending marketing emails. Source: ICO.org.uk

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ICO Deputy Commissioners appointed 0

The Information Commissioner, Elizabeth Denham is pleased to announce the appointment of two new deputy commissioners. Source: ICO.org.uk

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Gloucester City Council fined by ICO for leaving personal information vulnerable to attack 0

The Information Commissioner’s Office has fined Gloucester City Council £100,000 after a cyber attacker accessed council employees’ sensitive personal information. Source: ICO.org.uk

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10 Things to Know to Plan for and Survive a GDPR Audit 0

Imagine, for a moment, you arrive home from your vacation and find your house has been broken into and that thieves have absconded with your personal property (including that irreplaceable

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Former claims company manager fined £2,000 over blagging calls to obtain personal data 0

A former claims company manager has been prosecuted for leading a team involved in ‘blagging’ calls to illegally obtain personal data. Source: ICO.org.uk

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More raids during investigation into accident claims calls 2

Homes in the North West have been searched as part of an extensive ongoing investigation by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO).   Source: ICO.org.uk

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National Police Chiefs' Council Information Practitioner event 10

Original script may differ from delivered version Elizabeth Denham talks data protection and policing at the NPCC Information Practitioner event, in Kenilworth, Warwickshire.   Good morning, and thanks for inviting me to

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ICO launches Grants Programme to promote data protection and privacy research 0

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has launched a Grants Programme to promote and support independent, innovative research and solutions focused on privacy and data protection issues. Source: ICO.org.uk

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The New EU GDPR 0

The EU General Data Protection Regulation will be enforced from mid-2018. Privacy for individuals will be increased and regulatory authorities will have greater powers to take action against infringem… This

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