Do I need an EEA Representative? One of the most overlooked areas of the General Data Protection Regulation seems to be that of EEA Representation. If you are a non-EU business and don’t know what we are talking about then we prove point.
Or any other personal data breach for that matter. The very recent £183 million fine imposed on British Airways for their data breach has brought to light an issue with the GDPR and how to go about enforcing it.
In this post we discuss whether the 13 months old GDPR regulation is proving more difficult to police that the old Data Protection ACT 1998. The DPA 1998 is now quite old and for the eagle eyed is also obsolete, but the fines and enforcement notices were steady. Roughly speaking, we would say that there were […]
Do you consider your business to be ethical, upstanding and law abiding? Do your policies talk about employee respect, standards and behaviour, social media rules, drugs and alcohol? Does your business abide by industry standard for health and safety, distance selling, kite marks, ISO standards, even PCI? Most businesses will recognise and uphold many of […]
They all form part of a very important question which is “Will Convention 108+ Help Britain with a GDPR Adequacy Ruling Post Brexit?” Why does this matter you may ask yourself? GDPR is a Regulation applicable to countries who are part of the EU/EEA and who have therefore signed up to GDPR by default for […]
Email my passport for a GDPR SAR? In a cruel twist of fate and for some an inevitable irony, the GDPR might just be responsible for the unnecessary proliferation of highly sensitive documents by insecure means. Thousands of organisations in the UK and Europe (at least those who give a hoot) have set out their […]
GDPR Auditing and Thebes Group Announce Partnership GDPR Auditing and Thebes Group, collectively ThebesGDPRAuditing cement their partnership by demonstrating their Cherwell GDPR product offering at the Cherwell EMEA Conference 2018 (Reading 17thand 18thApril).
GDPR Auditing in Partnership with Landmark Launch GDPR Self-Assessment for Accountants Our GDPR Self-Assessment pack created in conjunction with Landmark – Accountancy Practice Development Specialists [Bob Edwards] is now available to order from the Landmark site today. We recognise that GDPR can be a daunting task, so we created this package to give you as […]
Multi-disciplinary approach to GDPR Readiness GDPR is a regulatory framework and organisations need to translate into practice this framework and associated legislation. As such getting ready for GDPR is essentially a technology-related business change. It requires the skills of a multi-disciplinary team, blending the knowledge of the leadership teams and managers responsible for business operations […]
EU GDPR and the EU-US Privacy Shield, Both Sides of the Same Coin? US Organisations are starting to look at GDPR and ask, what do I need to do about it? In many cases the EU-US Privacy framework is likely to be the solution.