Data protection

Data protection guidance:

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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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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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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This Practice Note is intended to provide an overview of the laws and regulations relating to cybersecurity, with a particular focus on: • the General Data Protection...

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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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This Practice Note on data protection and outsourcing provides guidance on: • the data protection regime under the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU)...

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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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This Practice Note explores issues and best practice relating to the sharing of personal data between controllers (including joint controllers and independent...

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This Practice Note analyses the legal and commercial issues arising out of direct marketing activities. It covers the following: • What is direct marketing? • Regulatory...

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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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This Practice Note provides an overview of the EU regulatory framework for the regulation of electronic communications (the Framework) which is presently implemented in...

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In the EU, the provision of electronic communications networks and services in each Member State was previously governed by a common regulatory framework (Framework)...

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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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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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