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UK government changes tack on contact tracing app

The UK government has announced the contact tracing app is moving from a ‘centralised’ to a ‘de-centralised’ model, but what does this mean for user privacy?
30 June 2020

The ICO publishes updated guidance on COVID-19 testing in the work place

As the retail sector gradually reopens, the ICO has updated its advice on how to perform COVID-19 testing and screening in compliance with GDPR
23 June 2020

COVID-19: ICO issues guidance on workplace testing for employers

In this article we look at the ICO’s latest guidance on workplace testing during the current pandemic and highlight the key issues organisations should address
27 May 2020

You’ve discovered a cyber or data breach – what should you do next?

This article highlights the key issues a business needs to address in the immediate aftermath of a cyber or data incident
22 May 2020

COVID-19: Legal implications of the UK Government’s new contact-tracing app

We investigate the data protection implications of contact-tracing apps, as the UK Government begins trialling the new NHSX app this week
07 May 2020

Group litigation for personal data breaches – where are we now?

A new wave of group litigation under data protection legislation means that businesses need to be increasingly vigilant when negotiating data protection indemnities
14 February 2020

Attorney General issues opinion on validity of Privacy Shield and Model clauses

Model Clauses remain valid but doubts cast over Privacy Shield
23 December 2019

Updated guidance from the ICO on Data Subject Requests

The Information Commissioner’s Office ('ICO') has recently updated its guidance on responding to subject access requests

13 December 2019

14.5 million euro fine issued for improper data retention

A German real estate company has received a multimillion euro fine for retaining personal data.  We look at the facts and provide some practical guidance for your data retention practices
05 December 2019

Taking back control - EU institutions challenge use of IT service providers' standard terms

Could the European Data Protection Supervisor’s investigation into Microsoft contracts be the beginning of the end for IT service providers’ standard terms?
11 November 2019

‘No-deal’ Brexit and Data Protection – Appointing a Representative

If you process data of EU individuals in the UK or outside the EU after a ‘no-deal’ Brexit, you may need to appoint a representative to ensure you are compliant with GDPR
23 September 2019
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