All items: Data protection

  • General Data Protection Regulation

    Date:
    1 December 2016

    The EU General Data Protection Regulation, which replaces the 1995 Data Protection Directive, is due to come into force in the UK on 25 May 2018, before the UK is expected to leave the EU. UK businesses should take steps now to prepare for the Regulation when it comes into effect.

  • Ignore forthcoming EU data protection rules at your peril

    Date:
    9 November 2016

    Andrew Yule and Nancy Dickie of law firm Winckworth Sherwood explain why, despite Brexit, employers cannot afford to ignore the new EU General Data Protection Regulation taking effect in May 2018.

  • FAQs: the EU General Data Protection Regulation

    Date:
    31 October 2016

    New FAQs provide information on the General Data Protection Regulation, which comes into effect on 25 May 2018.

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Editor's choice: HR and legal information and guidance relating to data protection.