Updated to include information on the requirements for processing sensitive personal data and data relating to criminal records under the Data Protection Bill.
The Government has published the Data Protection Bill,which will supplement the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in the UK.
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 Government has published the Data Protection Bill, which provides for protection of personal data in place of the Data Protection Act 1998, and supplements the GDPR. We round up our resources on preparing for the new data protection regime.
The Information Commissioner's Office consults on draft guidance that explains how organisations can comply with the enhanced rules in relation to contracts with data processors under the General Data Protection Regulation.
How should employers deal with data subject access requests and how will the process change for employers when the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force in May 2018? Clare Gilroy-Scott, a partner at Goodman Derrick LLP, answers some common questions about data subject access requests.
The Government has issued a policy paper proposing to develop a post-Brexit partnership with the EU on data protection matters.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to data protection.