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Data Protection and GDPR

Data Protection and GDPR

Data protection and cybersecurity are subjects that are making ever more frequent appearances in news headlines.

With the deadline for compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation being set at 25th May 2018 and the Government confirming that it will remain applicable notwithstanding Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union, it is important that businesses that handle personal data understand the implications of their actions and have the correct policies in place to ensure that they are compliant.

BakerLaw understand how daunting compliance with data protection legislation can be and are experienced in helping businesses navigate their legal responsibilities.

As part of our commitment to providing clients with clear, pragmatic advice, we have produced a brochure targeted at SMEs providing an introductory overview of some of the considerations that businesses should have in mind when it comes to GDPR compliance. Please click on the PDF below if you would like to read more.

 

Data protection: Should businesses be worried?

Simon Porter
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Data protection: Should businesses be worried? With British Airways (BA) and Marriott receiving notices of proposed fines from the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), the regulatory body that enforces data protection policies in the UK,...

How much do you know about cookies?

Simon Porter
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What is a cookie? We’re not talking about the chocolate chip variety! A cookie is a small text file that is downloaded onto ‘terminal equipment’ such as a computer, when the user opens a website. This allows the website to identify...