General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

GDPR and consent: what you need to know

GDPR and consent: what you need to know

Written by Richard Adams on Friday, 11 May 2018. Posted in General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

You may have noticed recently that your inbox has been overflowing with eMails from companies asking you to opt-in to receive marketing communications.

These campaigns are an attempt to obtain consent ahead of the impending enforcement of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which becomes UK law on 25th May.

What is the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)?

What is the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)?

Written by Richard Adams on Monday, 14 November 2016. Posted in General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been adopted and will become law in May 2018. It will replace all data protection legislation in European Union (EU) member states such as the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA) in the UK.

The GDPR includes new and improved privacy rights for individuals within the EU, such as “the right to be forgotten”. The new obligations relate to the collection, use and transfer of consumers’ personal data.

How to get ready for the GDPR

How to get ready for the GDPR

Written by Richard Adams on Wednesday, 04 October 2017. Posted in General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Last month, we provided an update on General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Today, we outline the practical steps you can take ahead of the May 2018 deadline.

Last month, we provided an update on General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Today, we outline the practical steps you can take ahead of the May 2018 deadline.

Get ready for the GDPR

Get ready for the GDPR

Written by Richard Adams on Wednesday, 06 September 2017. Posted in General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

In a previous blog last year, we gave readers a whistle-stop tour of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). In this blog, we provide an update as the deadline approaches and the Brexit dust settles.