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Proposed e-Privacy Regulation impacts online permission requests 0

Data protection and website cookies Cookie banners are now a common sight on websites.  The European Commission’s proposed e-Privacy Regulation hopes to remove these banners, so websites will need to

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Major Yahoo Data Breach. 1 Billion Accounts at Risk 0

Another Major Yahoo Data Breach – Data stolen from one billion users In 2016, Yahoo found two major data breaches.  The first incident was confirmed in September which involved the

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Myths and Unusual Consequences of GDPR 0

Some aspects to consider regarding the new Regulation The GDPR is expected to be in force by May 2018, however, it seems that companies’ understanding of the new Regulation is

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2017 IT investments ahead of GDPR 0

UK and European firms to continue investing in data protection European firms will continue to invest in data protection ahead of the General Data Protection Regulation enforcement in May 2018. 

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Cross-border transfers and the GDPR 0

Updates on cross-border data transfers The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) builds on existing data protection requirements in the Directive 95/46/EC.  It adds mechanisms such as privacy codes of conduct,

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GDPR’s global reach to require at least 75,000 DPOs worldwide 0

A study by the International Association of Privacy Professionals has conservatively estimated that in response to the upcoming General Data Protection Regulation, 75,000 DPO positions will be created in response

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What You Need to Know About GDPR 3

The concept of data protection has been around for many years, since the UK first implemented a Data Protection Act in 1984. The general data protection regulation is a piece

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6 Ways To Prepare For The EU’s GDPR 0

In less than 20 months, all US companies doing business in the EU will face new consumer privacy requirements. Here’s how to prepare for them. In less than 20 months,

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GDPR – Warum Schweizer Firmen jetzt handeln müssen 0

Die EU will 2018 eine neue Datenschutzgrundverordnung umsetzen. Diese betrifft auch Firmen und Organisationen in der Schweiz. Kaum ein Unternehmen werde in der Lage sein, nicht gegen die Verordnung zu

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10 Key Facts Businesses Need to Note About the GDPR 3

With less than two years before the new EU data protection rules come into force, there are key areas businesses need to focus on to ensure they will be compliant

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