Posts Tagged: GDPR

How GDPR Will Expand Your D&O Liability

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On 25 May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect, which expands the rights of individuals and their data while placing greater obligations on organisations that process personal data. As cyber-related requirements become more stringent under the GDPR and directors and officers (D&Os) shoulder more liability than ever before, industry experts are […]

Understanding GDPR Consent

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The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), or the Data Protection Bill, will come into force on 25 May 2018. Despite there being less than a year for UK organisations to become compliant, the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has yet to finalise its GDPR consent guidance, which it plans to release in December. As the specifics […]

One Year Countdown Until GDPR: Is Your Organisation Compliant?

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In less than a year, the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into force. The forthcoming guidelines are intended to create uniform data protection rules for EU member states. Despite Brexit, UK organisations that want to conduct business in the EU must also comply with the GDPR. The government has confirmed that the United […]

EU General Data Protection Regulation Takes Shape

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In December, the European Parliament and Council agreed upon the final structure for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) proposed by the European Commission in January 2012. The regulation was designed to unify data protection legislation across all 28 EU member states, and it requires all foreign companies to adhere to its statutes if they […]