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Blog: Developing the ICO AI Auditing Framework: an update 0

Simon McDougall, Executive Director for Technology and Innovation reflects on the progress made in developing the ICO approach to auditing Artificial Intelligence (AI), and some of the broad themes emerging

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Blog: Cookies – what does ‘good’ look like? 0

Since the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into effect last May, there has been a great deal of interest in how it applies to cookies and similar technologies. Source:

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The ICO Publishes Its Stance on Adtech and Real-Time Bidding 0

On June 20, 2019, the UK’s Data Protection Authority (ICO) published a report on adtech and real-time bidding. The report highlights the main problems faced by the industry when applying

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Statement on cookies 0

ICO statement on cookies. Source: ico.org.uk

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Former company director believed to have profited by more than £1.4 million after selling personal data illegally 0

A former company director found guilty of illegally obtaining people’s personal data and selling it to solicitors chasing personal injury claims, has been fined for breaches of data protection and

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ICO searches Liverpool addresses as part of investigation into suspected illegal acquisition and sale of personal data 0

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has today (27 June) searched two addresses in Liverpool, as part of an ongoing investigation into the acquisition and sale of illegally obtained personal data.

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ICO’s access to information strategy calls for better compliance by public authorities backed up with enforcement action 0

The ICO has today published ‘Openness by Design’ , its new access to information strategy. The strategy sets out five goals relating to the suite of access to information legislation

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Human bias and discrimination in AI systems 0

Blogger post: As part of our AI auditing framework blog series, Reuben Binns, our Research Fellow in Artificial Intelligence (AI), and Valeria Gallo, Technology Policy adviser, look at how AI

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Blog: Supporting people accessing their data from the police 0

Anyone in the UK has the legal right to find out what information is held about them by organisations and ask for a copy free of charge within one calendar

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ICO fines telecoms company EE Limited for sending unlawful text messages 0

The ICO has fined telecoms company EE Limited £100,000  for sending over 2.5 million direct marketing messages to its customers, without consent. The messages, sent in early 2018, encouraged customers

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