Data protection board briefing—detailed
Data protection board briefing—detailed

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  • Data protection board briefing—detailed

IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. At this point in time (referred to in UK law as ‘IP completion day’), key transitional arrangements come to an end and significant changes begin to take effect across the UK’s legal regime. This document contains guidance on subjects impacted by these changes. Before continuing your research, see Practice Note: What does IP day mean for Risk & Compliance?

Date: [insert date]

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      Introduction

      As our [insert appropriate term, eg senior management team or board], it is important for you to understand how data protection law affects [insert organisation name], why it is so important and what we need to do to ensure [insert organisation name]’s compliance. This briefing sets out the key elements of the GDPR and what we have done to ensure we comply.

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        Glossary

        First, a brief explanation of the key terms:

        TermDefinition
        Personal dataAny information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person
        Special category data (sensitive personal data)Any personal data revealing racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, or trade union membership
        Data concerning health or a natural person's sex life or sexual orientation
        Biometric data processed for the purpose of uniquely identifying a natural person
        Genetic data
        Data subjectA person described and identifiable

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