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A key objective of the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (the EU GDPR) is to achieve a level of consistency in relation to...
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19th May
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Rome II—application and interpretationThis Practice Note is for use when determining applicable law in respect of events giving rise to damage, where...
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19th May
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Investigatory Powers TribunalFor information on the overarching regime for scrunity of the use of powers under the Investigatory Powers Act 2016 (IPA...
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19th May
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Brexit—exiting the EU under Article 50 [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note contains...
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Produced in partnership with Adam Cygan of University of Leicester 19th May
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On 31 January 2020, the UK ceased to be an EU Member State and entered a Brexit implementation period. Due to the extensive similarities between the...
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19th May
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Can the board of a co-operative and community benefit society (a registered society) delegate powers to any third party, and can the registered...
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19th May
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Rome Convention—introduction and interpretation [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.The UK is no longer...
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19th May
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In briefThis precedent links to: •a template created by the UK Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) of the ‘Set II’ or ‘2004’ EU Standard...
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19th May
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The internet and, in particular, social media is a high risk area for defamation litigation. Content posted on blogs, internet forums, online...
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Produced in partnership with 5RB 19th May
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Introduction to retained EU lawThis Practice Note provides an introduction to retained EU law. It provides an overview of the key definitions and...
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Produced in partnership with Dr. Kieran Laird of Gowling WLG 19th May
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Many companies and government bodies (such as HMRC) have been exposed to loss of confidential information and many other breaches of confidentiality...
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19th May
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Requirements of the company sealThis Practice Note provides practical guidance regarding the requirements of the company seal. Where a company has a...
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19th May
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SubcontractingThis Practice Note examines the following legal and practical matters in relation to entering into a subcontract or when granting...
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19th May
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[IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE[BUSINESS AND PROPERTY COURTS [OF ENGLAND AND WALES OR IN [insert location]]][Specify division][Specify specialist...
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19th May
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Privacy law—misuse of private informationThe tort of misuse of private information is focused on ‘the protection of human autonomy and dignity—the...
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Produced in partnership with Ben Gallop and Lily Walker-Parr of 5RB and Daniel Bishop 19th May
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The tort of misuse of private information is the principal cause of action relied on to protect privacy rights, at least against defendants who are...
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Produced in partnership with Ben Gallop and Lily Walker-Parr of 5RB 19th May

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Can an act or omission which occurred before 25 May 2018 result in an administrative fine under Article 83 of the GDPR?As explained in Practice Note:...
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25th Aug
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The Data Protection Act 2018 and the UK GDPRThe Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA 2018), as applicable following the end of the Brexit implementation...
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25th Aug
Precedents
Data protection under the EU GDPR—training materialsThe training materials are customisable.Click the links below to download the training...
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24th Aug
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DPA 1998 to GDPR comparison—regulatory oversight [Archived]Brexit: On 31 January 2020, the UK ceased to be an EU Member State and entered an...
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Produced in partnership with White & Case 24th Aug
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GDPR enforcement by UK and EEA supervisory authorities—trackerA key objective of the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (EU...
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24th Aug
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DPA 1998 to GDPR comparison—remedies and sanctions [Archived]Brexit: On 31 January 2020, the UK ceased to be an EU Member State and entered an...
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Produced in partnership with White & Case 24th Aug
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EU and EEA data protection supervisory authoritiesA key objective of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (the EU...
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24th Aug
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Offences under the Data Protection Act 2018This Practice Note explains the criminal offences contained within the Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA 2018)....
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Produced in partnership with Professor Dan Hyde of Harrison Clark Rickerbys 24th Aug
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Processing personal data by law enforcement and intelligence agenciesThe General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (EU GDPR), which came into...
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Produced in partnership with Professor Dan Hyde of Harrison Clark Rickerbys 24th Aug
Q&As
Can a company director (or other company office holder) be a controller or processor under the General Data Protection Regulation (or are they treated...
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Produced in partnership with Daradjeet Jagpal of Information Law Solutions 24th Aug
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UK GDPR—extra-territorial reachFor a general introduction to the United Kingdom General Data Protection Regulation, Retained Regulation (EU) 2016/679...
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Produced in partnership with Aaron Simpson of Hunton Andrews Kurth and Bridget Treacy of Hunton Andrews Kurth 24th Aug
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EU GDPR—extra-territorial reachIn summary, organisations with an establishment in the EEA that process personal data and that cannot rely on an...
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Produced in partnership with Aaron Simpson of Hunton Andrews Kurth and Bridget Treacy of Hunton Andrews Kurth 24th Aug
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EU GDPR—sanctions and enforcementThe EU’s General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (EU GDPR) became directly applicable and fully...
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Produced in partnership with Stephanie Pritchett of Pritchetts Law 24th Aug
Q&As
Is a data processing agreement required if no personal data is included in a processing activity and agreement?The material scope of the General Data...
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24th Aug
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When will a consultant be a processor for the purposes of Regulation (EU) 2016/679, the GDPR?For further information, see the sections in Practice...
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24th Aug
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Getting the Deal Through: Cybersecurity 2021Jurisdictions coveredThe following jurisdictions are covered in this report:Austria; Belgium; China;...
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24th Aug

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