Data Protection Self-Assessment: Are You Up-To-Date?

25 May 2018 saw the introduction of a new data protection regime in the UK. As part of the changes, a new data protection fee structure now applies, which replaces the previous requirement to register with the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO). Here, we consider the rules in more detail. The regulations: an overview On 25 … Continue reading Data Protection Self-Assessment: Are You Up-To-Date?

GDPR: Dealing with Consent

There is much discussion around the matter of consent, and sadly there are many misconceptions that are leading to concern about how to obtain it. It is not true, for example, that data can only be processed where consent has been given. There may well be an alternative basis on which data can be processed. … Continue reading GDPR: Dealing with Consent

NEW DATE ADDED: GDPR and Cyber Security – 24 April 2018

Are you ready for GDPR? Are you aware of the implications to your business? We would like to invite you to the Parkway Hotel and Spa in Cwmbran, on Tuesday 24 April 2018, between 9am and 11am. Speakers Dr Kerry Beynon, Partner at Acuity - GDPR: a can of worms or a catalyst for change … Continue reading NEW DATE ADDED: GDPR and Cyber Security – 24 April 2018

GDPR and Cyber Security – 29 March 2018

Are you ready for GDPR? Are you aware of the implications to your business? We would like to invite you to the Parkway Hotel and Spa in Cwmbran, on Thursday 29 March 2018, between 9am and 11am. Speakers Dr Kerry Beynon, Partner at Acuity - GDPR: a can of worms or a catalyst for change … Continue reading GDPR and Cyber Security – 29 March 2018

Getting Started with GDPR

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force on 25th May 2018. The new law is designed to offer individuals greater protection in respect of their personal data whether as an employee, a customer, a supplier or a potential client. Businesses will need to demonstrate that they have handled and protected personal data in … Continue reading Getting Started with GDPR