Data Privacy: Challenges, Enforcement and Unification

Data Privacy: Challenges, Enforcement and Unification

Question one – Challenges  What do you see as the biggest challenges for data privacy in your jurisdiction during the next decade? Is technology a factor? Uncertainty provided by Brexit extends to data protection. At the time of writing, the provisions of the...
GDPR News – Data Breach

GDPR News – Data Breach

Within the past week, the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has signalled its intent to crack down on breaches of data protection law by issuing record fines to two companies. The ICO have issued both Marriott International and British Airways with notices of...
GDPR Considerations for New Start-Ups

GDPR Considerations for New Start-Ups

The General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) are pervasive, and do not only affect larger companies; your new start-up must equally maintain strict adherence to its provisions. We have provided a quick run through of the key concerns you should consider with regards...
GDPR Considerations for New Start-Ups

GDPR Considerations for New Start-Ups

The General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) are pervasive, and do not only affect larger companies; your new start-up must equally maintain strict adherence to its provisions. We have provided a quick run through of the key concerns you should consider with regards...
GDPR: Complaints Filed and a Record Fine for Google

GDPR: Complaints Filed and a Record Fine for Google

With the anniversary of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) coming into force just months away, Google has been fined a record sum for major data breaches; and separate complaints have been made against Google and other high-profile tech giants around...
Ridding the Internet of Terrorist Content: EC proposes new laws

Ridding the Internet of Terrorist Content: EC proposes new laws

The crackdown on terrorism continues, with the European Commission turning its focus firmly on internet service providers (ISPs).  The EC has announced proposed new legislation to ensure terrorist content online is removed within an hour of it being flagged up. The EC...