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GDPR – review of the first 5 months

It’s almost 5 months to the day that the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force in the UK. The months leading up to 25 March 2018 led to a whirlwind of activity in our office as businesses raced to put the necessary in place to be compliant by the deadline. The potential fines…

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The General Data Protection Regulation, or ‘GDPR’, has finally settled in. As you have no doubt heard, “personal data” lies at the very core of the new regulation, but not all data is considered to be “personal data”. As such, and contrary to popular belief, the GDPR need not apply to certain types of data…

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The GDPR is in force: what’s next?

Don’t panic if GDPR compliance is still on your agenda. Although the 25th May 2018 was the official deadline by which all businesses must comply with the GDPR, it would be unrealistic for the UK regulator (Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO)) to expect all businesses operating in the UK to be fully compliant by that date.…