The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force on 25 May 2018.
As well as collecting some useful links to official sources, we'll be using this area to collate our insights and commentary on the subject of GDPR.
The Perils of Poor Security26 January 2018
James Gill and Bryony Long look at the ICO’s recent fining of Carphone Warehouse, and some of the practical steps you can take to help prevent a similar experience.
The year in employment law08 January 2018
The UK’s political landscape continues to be dominated by the shock 2016 referendum vote to leave the European Union. Following a surprise General Election in June 2017, Prime Minister Theresa May unexpectedly lost her parliamentary majority amid deep divisions about how the UK should “Brexit”. Against that backdrop, the Brexit negotiations between the UK and EU began in 2017 and will continue into 2018. This has meant that, as with many other areas, employment policy reform has taken something of a backseat. Nevertheless, employment law continues to change at pace.
Ellen Temperton writes for Accountancy Age: Demystifying GDPR for accountants07 December 2017
As GDPR introduces more rules, responsibilities and hefty fines for non-compliance, Ellen Temperton discusses how the regulation will affect accountants, in an article for Accountancy Age.
Dr. Nathalie Moreno comments for the International Bar Association: The European Commission has introduced the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) to ensure the board no longer ignores data protection.28 November 2017
Dr. Nathalie Moreno comments for the International Bar Association, discussing GDPR and the importance of In-house lawyers instigating a new “data protection compliance culture" in a business.
Dr. Nathalie Moreno comments for formtek: Security and Data Privacy: GDPR is only Months Away, Yet Businesses (and Regulators) are not Prepared15 November 2017
Dr. Nathalie Moreno comments for formtek on the impact of GDPR for foreign companies doing business in Europe.
Cybersecurity risks for eCommerce companies particularly in light of the GDPR24 October 2017
Senior Associate, Bryony Long has commented in an article for Essential retail which takes a look at how the new GDPR rules will impact cybersecurity.
Simon Morrissey Q+A with PM Forum - GDPR - everything you ever wanted to ask12 October 2017
Simon Morrissey has taken part in a Q+A for PM Forum on their members burning questions about GDPR.
A Data Protection guide to the use of marketing data20 September 2017
Dr Nathalie Moreno has written an article for the Privacy Laws & Business UK Report which serves as a data protection guide for marketers facing a plethora of evolving laws and guidelines on the processing of personal data.
"11 things you must do to prepare for GDPR" mentioned in The Times Law Brief31 August 2017
Delighted that our video "11 things you must do to prepare for GDPR” has been mentioned in The Times' Law Brief column by Edward Fennell.