ICO warns NHS employees that unlawfully accessing patient records is an offence 0

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has reminded NHS staff about the potentially serious consequences of prying into patients’ medical records without a valid reason. Source: ICO.org.uk

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EVENT: Breakfast Matters 0

Date 7 December 2017 Type Event Location Altrincham The ICO’s James Hayward will be speaking at Breakfast Matters by Altrincham & Sale Chamber of Commerce

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Personal data belonging to up to 21,000 TalkTalk customers could have been used for scams and fraud 0

The Information Commissioner’s Office has fined TalkTalk Telecom Group PLC £100,000 after it failed to look after its customers’ data and risked it falling into the hands of scammers and

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GDPR – sorting the fact from the fiction 0

The Information Commissioner separates fact from fiction regarding GDPR and financial penalties. Source: ICO.org.uk

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GDPR ASSOCIATES WHITEPAPER: Is SEND the Weakest Link & GDPR Enemy No. 1? 1

In this whitepaper, co-authored by the GDPR Associates and Pushfor, we look at the most traditional way that businesses communicate and distribute content, often highly sensitive and confidential, and the

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IoD – GDPR: What the Changes mean for Employers 0

General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR): What the Changes mean for Employers In May 2018, the new General Protection Regulation will be introduced in the UK, making significant changes to the

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Trust, Transparency and Progressive Information Rights take centre stage at conference 0

The Scottish and UK Information Commissioners have joined forces to co-host an international conference exploring the future of transparency and access to information in the UK and worldwide. Source: ICO.org.uk

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Germany: Bundesarbeitsgericht ruling on keylogging monitoring “in line with existing jurisprudence” 1

The Federal Labour Court (‘Bundesarbeitsgericht’) issued, on 27 July 2017, its decision in an employment dispute regarding the termination of an employee’s contract following data collected by his employer through

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ICO issues nuisance calls warning as two firms from same city are fined 0

The Information Commissioner’s Office has reminded companies making direct marketing calls that people registered with the Telephone Preference Service are “off limits”. Source: ICO.org.uk

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Information Commissioner encourages disclosure of fire safety information in light of the Grenfell Tower tragedy 0

Elizabeth Denham publishes blog on the availability of fire safety information. Source: ICO.org.uk

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