Entries by Stefan

Don’t ignore GDPR…

With technology having transformed our lives in a manner that no one could have envisaged, a complete review was required on how to protect people’s personal data. GDPR replaces the 1995 Directive, which was adopted at a time when Social Media and The Internet were only developing. GDPR is now recognised as law across the […]

Data Subjects Rights…

GDPR provides the following rights for Data Subjects i.e. individuals: The right to be informed about what data is being held about them The right of access to their personal data The right to rectify their personal data The right to erase their personal data The right to restrict the processing of their personal data The […]

GDPR – do you think you are compliant yet…?

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force on 25th May 2018 last, and you’re probably sick of hearing about it, with all the ‘health warnings’ and now that the date has come and gone, you’re probably saying, ‘What was that all about?’. Fair point, however if you are one of the many organisations […]

Data Privacy Impact Statement (DPIA)

A Data Privacy Impact Statement (DPIA) is required where a type of processing in particular using new technologies, while considering the nature, scope, context and purpose of the data processing is likely to result in a high risk to the rights and freedoms of natural persons i.e. data subjects. When this happens, the Data Process […]