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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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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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The General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (the GDPR), includes a right to data portability. This right allows individuals to obtain from a...

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The General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (the GDPR) contains a set of core data protection principles that controllers must comply with. These are...

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This Practice Note tracks noteworthy High Court, Court of Appeal, Supreme Court and Court of Justice cases related to data protection, ePrivacy, misuse of private...

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It is vital that natural persons and organisations involved in the sharing or other processing of personal data (referred to simply as ‘parties’ in this Practice Note)...

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This timeline sets out key dates and information relating to the draft ePrivacy Regulation as it progresses through the EU legislative procedure. It includes...

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A key objective of the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (the GDPR) is to achieve a level of consistency in relation to how data protection is...

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This Practice Note introduces the exemptions to the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (the GDPR) which are set out in the Data Protection Act...

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Although the text of the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (the GDPR) refers throughout to the ‘Union’, it is stated on page one of the GDPR...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note is archived content and reflects the position prior to the General Data Protection Regulation becoming applicable. This Practice Note is for...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note is archived content and reflects the position prior to the General Data Protection Regulation becoming applicable. This Practice Note is for...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note is archived content and reflects the position prior to the General Data Protection Regulation becoming applicable. This Practice Note is for...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note is archived content and reflects the position prior to the General Data Protection Regulation becoming applicable. This...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note is archived content and reflects the position prior to the General Data Protection Regulation becoming applicable. This...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note is archived content and reflects the position prior to the General Data Protection Regulation becoming applicable. This...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note is archived content and reflects the position prior to the General Data Protection Regulation becoming applicable. This Practice Note is for...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note is archived content and reflects the position prior to the General Data Protection Regulation becoming applicable. This Practice Note is for...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note is archived content and reflects the position prior to the General Data Protection Regulation becoming applicable. This Practice Note is for...

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The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) significantly raises the bar on what constitutes consent and in relation to obtaining, managing and recording consent. This...

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Historically, many commercial organisations relied on consent as the main lawful ground for processing personal data. This is because the pre-General Data Protection...

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A key objective of the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (the GDPR) is to achieve a level of consistency in relation to how data protection law...

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This Practice Note is an archive that consolidates some of the most popular or useful general questions on the General Data Protection Regulation (the GDPR), Regulation...

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Click here to download the latest Data Protection & Privacy report 2020, published by Getting the Deal Through. Jurisdictions covered The following jurisdictions are...

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Background to the General Data Protection Regulation The General Data Protection Regulation (the GDPR) (Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the...

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The processing of personal data under the regime established by the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (the GDPR) will only be lawful on...

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The Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA 2018) creates a number of criminal offences relating to the misuse of personal data in the UK. For information on these specific...

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The Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA 2018) received Royal Assent on 23 May 2018. The DPA 2018 puts the UK in a position to continue to share personal data with other EU...

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The General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR), which came into force on 25 May 2018 was not a complete regulatory solution and left gaps and derogations for...

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This Practice Note considers how to respond to a letter of claim in misuse of private information (a privacy claim). It covers: • initial considerations on receipt of a...

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