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Thought of the Day: How will the ICO cope? 0

The GDPR brings new responsibilities to companies in the UK, which also brings additional and new responsibilities for the UK’s regulator, the Information Commissioner’s Office. These aren’t minor tweaks to

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Thought of the Day: Is it time for a professional GDPR Qualification? 0

With the Data Protection Officer role becoming a necessity for many companies and more Data Protection staff required, should there be an official GDPR qualification available for professionals? There are

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Is it fair to target companies instead of hackers? 0

The GDPR can penalise companies up to €20 million or 4% of global annual turnover for certain infringements and data breaches.  Regulatory bodies will investigate infringements to ascertain the level

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In the news: Verso Group data hoarder fined by UK watchdog 0

A company that specialises in asking the public to take part in “surveys” in which the answers are then used to target respondents with unsolicited marketing calls has been fined.

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Do you know how much of your personal data online services hold? 0

In March 2017 Judith Duportail, a German reporter, requested a copy of all of her personal data held by the dating service Tinder. She is entitled to do so under

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Better guidance for companies to comply with the GDPR? 0

Even if companies are aware of the GDPR coming up, many still seem to be lost on how to be compliant. It’s one thing to raise awareness about the Regulation,

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Companies that will slip through the GDPR net 0

Is it worth EVERY company making an effort to meet all of the General Data Protection Regulation requirements? Being prepared requires allocating resources to research the requirements, carry out assessments

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EVENT: Understanding data protection and GDPR 0

Understanding data protection and GDPR Date 23 November 2017 Type Event Location London The ICO’s James Hayward will be speaking at Understanding data protection and GDPR

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Are companies being set up to breach the GDPR? 0

It’s unlikely that 100% of all companies affected by the General Data Protection Regulation will be fully prepared for the legal requirements by May 2018. Although many larger companies may

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Can RegTech keep up with FinTech and Data Protection requirements? 0

FinTech refers to ‘Financial Technology’ that has been growing over the previous decades. In the past, people had to go to the bank to take out cash or make a

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