All items: Data protection

  • New Data Protection Bill to launch next month

    7 August 2017

    The Government has today outlined its intention for a new Data Protection Bill, to be published in September 2017, which will bring the EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) into UK law.

  • Repeal Bill: No immediate change for workers' rights

    14 July 2017

    EU-derived legislation such as the Working Time Directive, TUPE and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will continue to apply once the UK formally leaves the union, it has been confirmed.

  • GDPR not well understood by HR professionals

    12 May 2017

    The vast majority of HR professionals do not have a good understanding of the upcoming General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requirements for employers.

  • ICO opens consultation on consent under the GDPR

    6 March 2017

    The Information Commissioner's Office is consulting on draft guidance on consent under the General Data Protection Regulation.

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