Data protection

Data protection guidance:

ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides information on the data protection regime before 25 May 2018 and reflects the position under the Data Protection Act 1998...

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The table in this Practice Note identifies and briefly summarises the principal exemptions available under the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA 1998). This Practice Note...

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This Practice Note considers the following data protection, privacy and security issues arising in connection with the use of autonomous and connected vehicle technology:...

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The General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR), like its predecessor Directive 95/46/EC (the Data Protection Directive), only allows for the...

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This Practice Note discusses the impact of Brexit on the general processing of personal data under the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679...

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What is BYOD? 'Bring your own device' (BYOD) refers to arrangements where an organisation allows designated employees to connect to its corporate IT network using their...

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This Practice Note considers how the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR) as it applies in the UK should be complied with in regard to...

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As explained further in Practice Note: Children and the GDPR, anyone wishing to process children’s personal data in the UK or EEA must comply with the General Data...

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This Practice Note on data protection and business-to-business cloud computing, including software as a service (SaaS), platform as a service (PaaS) and infrastructure as...

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This Practice Note introduces cloud computing concepts and describes key principles underpinning the cloud market in the UK. It covers the following: • History of cloud •...

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This Practice Note considers the following legal and commercial issues relating to cloud services: • Due diligence • Contract documents • Service description • Service...

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Data, and consequently data protection compliance, is central to conducting clinical research whether in the context of clinical trials, pharmacovigilance activities...

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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides information on the data protection regime before 25 May 2018 and reflects the position under the Data Protection Act 1998...

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The General Data Protection Regulation (the GDPR), Regulation (EU) 2016/679 was published in the Official Journal of the EU on 4 May 2016. Its provisions became...

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This Practice Note examines the law on the use of cookies and similar technologies: • Types of cookies and similar technologies • PECR 2003 and cookies • Responsibility...

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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides information on the data protection regime before 25 May 2018 and reflects the position under the Data Protection Act 1998...

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