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Practice Notes: Information management and security—regulatory requirements—law firms and Information security—data protection compliance set out your...
15th Jan
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As the numbers of daily infections begin to rise again, now is the time to review your organisation’s readiness for a possible second wave of...
12th Jan
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Record management and securityLexis®PSL Practice Compliance Information security and management subtopic contains a range of Practice Notes and...
12th Jan
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What counts as confidential information? The legal definition of confidential information is information that is (i) confidential in nature, and (ii)...
12th Jan
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What counts as confidential information?Confidential information is information that is (i) confidential in nature, and (ii) disclosed in...
11th Jan
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Current legal positionAt present, the result of the UK referendum on 23 June 2016 has had no effect on UK law or on the legal relationship between the...
Produced in partnership with Jorren Knibbe of Guildhall Chambers 8th Jan
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Within a short period of time, the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has caused extreme disruption in the way we live and work. Companies have to adapt...
Produced in partnership with Emily Lewis and Rubi Palmieri of Fulcrum Chambers 8th Jan
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Failing to account properly for Value Added Tax (VAT) may be a criminal offence. Under section 72(1) of the Value Added Tax Act 1994, if any person is...
Produced in partnership with Peter Steele of Bevan Brittan LLP 8th Jan
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Processing personal dataThe obligations that the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (the GDPR) places on data processors and...
Produced in partnership with Peter Steel of Augury Consulting Limited 8th Jan
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Although the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR) does not necessarily apply to every organisation in the world, it...
Produced in partnership with Shobana Iyer of Swan Chambers 8th Jan
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The Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations (RIDDOR), SI 2013/1471 sets out a scheme by which various deaths, injuries...
Produced in partnership with Jamas Hodivala of Matrix Chambers 8th Jan
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This Q&A explores how compliance teams can ensure progress made with compliance initiatives is not lost during the coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdown...
Produced in partnership with Emily Lewis and Rubi Palmieri of Fulcrum Chambers 8th Jan
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The General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (the GDPR) applies in all EU Member States from 25 May 2018. Note that in answering this question...
Produced in partnership with Shobana Iyer of Swan Chambers 8th Jan
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A breach of personal data can arise in two ways: (1) a breach of a free standing right of privacy (which used to be known as misuse of confidential...
Produced in partnership with Ashley Roughton of Ipchambers.eu 8th Jan
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The SRA Glossary defines an undertaking as:•a statement, given orally or in writing, whether or not it includes the word ‘undertake’ or...
Produced in partnership with Peter Steel of Augury Consulting Limited 8th Jan
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Personal data that is subject to a duty of client confidentiality or contained within communications that are considered to be legally privileged may...
Produced in partnership with Peter Steel of Augury Consulting Limited 8th Jan
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Practice Note: Processing personal data—lawful processing explains that under the general data protection regulation (GDPR), there are six potentially...
Produced in partnership with David Green of 12 King’s Bench Walk 8th Jan

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