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Overview of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Introduction This overview highlights the key themes of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) to help organisations understand the new legal framework in the EU. It explains the similarities with the existing UK Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA), and describes … Continue reading

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ICO Guidelines on Cloud Computing

The ICO has published guidlines on the use of “the cloud” for storing data. Whilst the guidelines cover the process and procedures to follow it does not cover the practicalities. Whilst it’s very easy to back-up to “the cloud” as … Continue reading

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Environmental Information Register

Proactive-Dissemination-Environmental-Information The Information Commissioners Office has released guidelines. Once assembled, this information should be made available through the Publications Page of your website. I would specifically draw your attention to clauses 13, 14 and 15 on page 5 and 18 … Continue reading

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