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Trending Topic EE fined £100,000 for sending marketing texts without consent image Article

Posted 15 July 2019

EE fined £100,000 for sending marketing texts without consent

The Information Commissioner's Office (“ICO”) has levied a £100,000 fine on mobile network EE for sending direct marketing messages to existing customers without consent.

Trending Topic Recent data breaches – Make sure your business is prepared image Article

Posted 12 July 2019

Recent data breaches – Make sure your business is prepared

This week the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has announced substantial proposed fines against airline British Airways and hotel group Marriott International, Inc for alleged violations of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). 

Trending Topic The education sector and data protection image Article

Posted 11 April 2019

The education sector and data protection

Following the School and Academies Show, we thought that it would be helpful to share some helpful tips and advice in relation to data protection and schools.

Trending Topic Data Protection and a ‘No Deal’ Brexit  image Article

Posted 30 January 2019

Data Protection and a ‘No Deal’ Brexit

New guidance for businesses to ensure the free flow of personal data in the event of a no-deal Brexit

Trending Topic Cybercrime: Is your business protected? image Article

Posted 28 January 2019

Cybercrime: Is your business protected?

Cybercrime is no longer just an issue for IT professionals, it’s something everyone needs to be aware of.

Trending Topic GDPR - six months on image Article

Posted 07 December 2018

GDPR - six months on

With potential fines of up to €20,000,000 or 4% of annual worldwide turnover for breach of the GDPR, the stakes are high for employers to understand the new regime and act on what we've learnt from the past six months.

Trending Topic GDPR is here…the healthcare journey has only just begun  image Article

Posted 25 July 2018

GDPR is here…the healthcare journey has only just begun

The much heralded GDPR Day on 25 May has come and gone with Information Governance managers getting to grips with keeping records of processing activities, privacy notices, updating contracts, policies and completing impact assessments.

Trending Topic £500,000 fine for data protection breaches intended for Facebook image Article

Posted 13 July 2018

£500,000 fine for data protection breaches intended for Facebook

Facebook fine highlights the reputational and economical risks a business faces if it doesn’t comply with data protection legislation. Solicitor Sarah Wimsett summarises the story so far...

Trending Topic Data breach puts GDPR back in the headlines image Article

Posted 15 June 2018

Data breach puts GDPR back in the headlines

Less than a month since the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force, we are already seeing reports of a huge data breach in the media.

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