All items: Data protection

  • General Data Protection Regulation

    21 June 2017

    The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which replaces the 1995 Data Protection Directive, is due to come into force in the UK on 25 May 2018. The Queen's Speech, delivered on 21 June 2017, set out the Government's proposal for a Data Protection Bill for protecting personal data in place of the Data Protection Act 1998. The GDPR will implemented under the Bill. We round up our current and forthcoming resources on preparing for the new data protection regime.

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