Opinion

Is your business breaking the law?

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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 […]

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Do I need to register with the ICO?

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Registering with the ICO Organisations across the business services, construction and finance sectors are among the first to be fined by the ICO for not paying their data protection fee. For anyone who has taken the ‘we’ll just wait and see what happens approach’, this action shows the ICO’s intent. Registration is a small step […]

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ICO Launches GDPR Checklist for Direct Marketing

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Direct marketing is one of the areas GDPR is looking to exert some control over, so it’s good to see this checklist coming out. I wonder how many companies could tick all or indeed any of the boxes? ICO Direct Marketing article. © GDPR Auditing 2017 The information provided in this post is for general information […]