The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Digest

Keep up to date with all the news, views and progress of the important new regulation

At the same time as the country is being asked to decide whether to stay in or out of the European Union, a parallel discussion is taking place in the data industry. At the DMA Data Protection Day on 26th February, a...
“Experts often possess more data than judgement,” Colin Powell once said. Companies have been racing to collect as much data on people as possible. This vast data collection includes information on our location,...
The Government and the Information Commissioner's Office are being urged to make publishing guidance on the new EU General Data Protection Regulation a matter of urgency, amid warnings that small businesses in...
The EU General Data Protection Regulation may have already been passed - and the click ticking on the two years' grace before implementation - but nearly half of all companies remain unaware or only vaguely aware of the...
Businesses using big data have been given a warning shot over the use of "harmful exclusion or discrimination" by US authorities in a report which is likely to have far-reaching consenquences for firms operating in...
The UK marketing industry has hailed the publication of the final text for the European data protection reforms - which are likely to be agreed later this week by the civil liberties committee - with the DMA maintaining...
Over half of all UK firms believe they will come a cropper from the EU data protection reforms and expect to be handed down fines for non-compliance - despite the fact that the legislation has yet to be even passed. A...
The prospect of tougher data protection laws is threatening to undermine Europe's big data and digital economy, according to Acxiom's chief privacy officer, who claims companies no longer view the EU as a region to...
This presentation is by The DMA & DataIQ, and was originally delivered at DataIQ Link Conference 2015 with the session title 'Preparing for the Data Protection Regulation' After much deliberation, discussions on...
This presentation, originally delivered during the Edinburgh leg of the DataIQ Trust Tour by Valerie Surgenor, Partner at MacRoberts LLP, gives an update on the progress and implications for business of the EU Data...

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