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Data Protection and Privacy: Is the consent model broken?
Are companies violating individuals’ human rights by relying on consent and legitimate interest to process personal data?
Thumbs up – A company that embeds the Like button on its website can be considered a data controller jointly with Facebook
Companies that embed the Facebook “Like” button within their website pages can be considered as a joint data controller.
DSARs: paper files and proportionate searches
The High Court has made a number of important findings that have relevance to data subject access requests.
Employer vicariously liable for deliberate data breach by rogue employee
The High Court’s decision in WM Morrison Supermarkets plc v Various Claimants that an employer was liable for a data breach has been upheld
Network information systems regulations 2018
With one week for RDSP's to register with the ICO we consider what constitutes an RDSP and the actions they should consider to be compliant
Uber data breach highlights notification obligations and GDPR impact
The incident provides a useful reminder of the current laws and imminent changes relating to data breaches.
Data privacy: the challenges to AI development
Organisations must remain diligent as data protection awareness becomes increasingly relevant, and AI technology develops.
ECHR reverses decision on workplace “snooping” giving greater protection to employees
The ECHR establish that workplace monitoring is not a care free matter; a return to greater caution is required.
Preparing your business for data protection regulation reform
Finally, after three years of discussions and negotiations, the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been agreed.